UPWC celebrates 87th anniversary

The UP Writers Club Anniversary Week 2014 is coming your way! Join us in celebrating our 87th Anniversary joining these events:

February 11 – Lecture Series at the CAL AVR from 1-5pm
February 12 – Emotional Rollercoaster Movie Marathon 2 featuring Misery, Zombadings, and Her, at CAL 501 from 1-6pm
February 13 – Listen to DZUP 1602 as we announce the winners of Sulat/Sugat: The 3rd UPWC Love Letter Writing Contest at 10am!
February 11 to 14 – visit us at the CAL Basement for our weeklong Anniversary Booksale!


The Virgin Labfest YEAR 10 is now open for script submissions

The Virgin Labfest is an annual festival of unpublished, unstaged, untried and untested Filipino works for the theater held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. This festival is a partnership project of the Writer’s Bloc, Inc., Tanghalang Pilipino, Inc. and the Cultural Center of the Philippines. This year, the Virgin Labfest will choose twelve […]


Call for applications to the 12th Ateneo National Writers’ Workshop

The Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP) is accepting applicants for the 12th Ateneo National Writers’ Workshop (ANWW) to be held from May 18-23,2014. Each applicant should submit a portfolio in triplicate of any of the following: five poems, three short stories, or three plays written in Filipino or English with a title […]


Adarna House to give away free books for Int’l Book Giving Day

February 14 is International Book Giving Day! We can take care of the books, if you can take care of the giving away. Here’s how this will go down: Anyone can participate. We don’t care who you are, as long as you want to give some books away on Friday. There are 10 sets of […]


Call for Contributions: Sapantaha: Mga Maikling Kwentong Spekulatibo at Imahinatibo

Ko-editor: Luna Sicat Cleto at Rolando B. Tolentino Matunog sa ating pandinig ngayon ang spekulatibo bilang bansag sa imahinatibong sulatin. Kadalasang tumutukoy ito sa panulat na hindi lamang gumagamit ng mga dragon o bampira bilang mga tauhan, maari ring ang tagpo’y nasa Middle Earth o The Wall. Minsan, hindi naman kinakailangang maging pantastiko ng tauhan o […]


Palihang Rogelio Sicat 7 now accepting applications

The Palihang Rogelio Sicat (PRS) is now accepting applications to its seventh annual creative writing workshop for works written in Filipino, and other Philippine languages with translation in Filipino. Interested parties may submit any of the following: five (5) poems, or two (2) short stories (10 – 15 pages), or two (2) stories for children; […]


Sumali sa TEXTSAKTO seminar-workshop sa UP Diliman

Ang TEXTSAKTO ay isang seminar-workshop sa iba’t ibang genre ng Panitikang Popular, tampok ang mga mahuhusay na manunulat na sina: Bebang Siy (kuwentong pambata) Joselito Delos Reyes (humor writing) Chuckberry Pascual (dula) Eros Atalia (nobela) Unang Sesyon: 7:30 n.u.-12:00 n.t. Ikalawang Sesyon: 12:30 n.t.-5:00 n.h. Rehistrasyon: P 500.00 (Partisipayon, Kit at Merienda) Diskwento sa Maagang […]


9th Literature Week sa PNU, kasado na

Dumalo sa darating na 9th Literature Week sa PNU. LITERATURE IN (PR)AXIS: A Revolution around the Orbit of Arts  LUNES: 150php (non PNUan) KEYNOTE: Literature as the Catalyst of Social Mobility ni Ferdinand Lopez  “In Pursuit of the M(USE) within the Contemporary Philippine Fantasy literature” ni Edgar Samar [10-11:30am] “E-Litt: Electronic Literature, Everyone’s Literature” ni […]


Pagpapakilala sa VOCABULARIO DE LA LENGUA TAGALA (Salin sa Filipino) sa Pebrero 18

Inaanyayahan ang lahat sa Pagpapakilala sa VOCABULARIO DE LA LENGUA TAGALA (Salin sa Filipino) sa Pebrero 18, sa UP Vargas Museum, UP Diliman, Quezon City. Si Pang. Alfredo E. Pascual ng Unibersidad ng Pilipinas ang Panauhing Pandangal Mga Editor: Virgilio S. Almario Anna Maria M. Yglopaz Elvin R. Ebreo RSVP Maria Christina Pangan 0906-4801620 pangan.christina@gmail.com Kasuotan: Business Magkatuwang […]


Triple sa Sisenta (Pagpapakilala sa Tatlong Bagong Aklat) ni Virgilio Almario

Inaanyayahan ang lahat sa pagpapakilala sa tatlong bagong aklat ni National Artist for Literature Virgilio S. Almario. Ito ay sa March 7, Biyernes, sa UST Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies, Espana, Manila. Mga Aklat na Ipakikilala: Ang Tungkulin ng Kritisismong Filipino (AteneoPress Manila) Si Balagtas at ang Panitikan ng Kalayaan (Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino) […]