ASEAN Young Writers Award deadline extended to July 15

The Philippine Secretariat of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Young Writers Award announces the extension of its submission deadline to July 15, 2014, from the initially announced June 30, 2014.  The ASEAN Young Writers Award is the region’s literary prize jointly established in Thailand by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration and the Organizing Committee […]


Davao Writers Workshop 2014 now accepting applications

The Davao Writers Guild, in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the University of the Philippines Mindanao, is now accepting applications to the 2014 Davao Writers Workshop to be held October 23 to October 27, 2014. Fifteen fellowships are available, of which four will be given to writers from outside […]


The Sandbox Collective presents Dani Girl

The Sandbox Collective presents Dani Girl, a musical good for the soul, is LESS THAN TWO WEEKS AWAY!

Follow the story of 9 year-old Danica Lyons and her incredible battle with leukemia. This brave new musical by young American composers Kooman and Dimond (Jonathan Larson awardees) tackles universally salient themes such as life in the face of death, hope amidst despair, and the power of a child’s imagination. Directed by Toff de Venecia.


“Byaheng Panulat” gaganapin sa PUP

Sa July 24, 2014  ilulunsad sa PUP ang isa sa pinakamalaking literary event ng taon ang ang “Biyaheng Panulat.”

Ano ang Biyaheng Panulat?
…isang Education Campaign tungkol sa halaga ng pagbabasa ng mga libro at pagsusulat ng fiction mula sa pangunguna ng mga premyado at respetadong manunulat ngayon ng fiction sa Pilipinas gaya nila Eros Atalia, Ricky Lee, Manix Abrera, Bob Ong at Jun Cruz Reyes. Layon nitong makapagturo sa mga kabataan tungkol sa:

1. Bakit natin kailangan magsulat?
2. Paano ba magsulat?


July 15 is National Children’s Book Day; special workshop for librarians set

To celebrate National Children’s Book Day, a special children’s book fair featuring the country’s major children’s book publishers shall be held from 9 till 2:30 pm at the Museo Pambata. The fair shall be open to the public and admission is free. There shall also be a special workshop for librarians called, The School Library […]


Tanghalang Pilipino season passes now available

Tanghalang Pilipino is very happy to share with all of you the 3 different types of season pass they prepared for this season:

Gold Pass @ 4000php (Yellow seats)
Silver Pass @ 3000php (Green seats)
Student Pass @ 1700php (Green seats)


Forum on Nora Aunor and the National Artist Issue at the Ateneo on July 2

A forum on the exclusion of actress Nora Aunor from the 2014 National Artist proclamation is slated on July 2, 2014, 4:30 pm, at Room 102 of the Convergent Technologies Center (CTC) of the Ateneo de Manila University. Titled, “The Nora Effect: A Forum on the Crisis in the Order of National Art”, the forum features […]


SALI(N) NA, CORDILLERA! bukas na para sa mga lahok na salin

Bukás ang timpalak sa lahat ng mga naninirahan sa Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), maliban sa mga kawani ng KWF at DepEd CAR Regional Office at kanilang mga kaanak. Ang akdang isasalin ay ang Cordillera Hymn sa layuning maikintal sa puso at isip ng mga taga-Cordillera ang tunay na diwa at lunggating nakapaloob sa kanilang himno. […]


TALAANG GINTO: MAKATA NG TAON 2015 tumatanggap na ng lahok

Ang TALAANG GINTO: MAKATA NG TAON ay timpalak sa pagsulat ng tula na itinataguyod ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino kaugnay ng pagdiriwang ng Araw ni Balagtas tuwing Ika-2 ng Abril taon-taon. Nilalayon ng timpalak na lalo pang pasiglahin at pataasin ang uri ng panulaang Filipino sa pamamagitan ng pagkilala sa mga batikan at baguhang talino. Ang […]


Panawagan para sa nominasyon ng ULIRANG GURO SA FILIPINO

Ang Ulirang Guro sa Filipino ang taunang gawad na ibinibigay ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino sa mga pilî at karapat-dapat na guro sa Filipino sa bawat rehiyon. Alinsunod sa layunin ng KWF na manghikayat at magpalaganap ng wikang Filipino sa pamamagitan ng mga insentibo, mga grant, at mga gawad, hinahangad ng tanggapan na makilala at […]