Pambansang Kongreso sa Salin, kasado na ngayong Agosto

Inaaanyayahan ang lahat ng mga tagasalin, manunulat, iskolar, guro, at mga estudyante sa Pambansang Kongreso sa Salin sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Visayas, 7–9 Agosto 2014. Panauhing pandangal sa nasabing gawain si Bro. Armin Luistro, Kalihim ng Kagawaran ng Edukasyon. Ang kongreso na may temang “Ang Pagsasalin bilang Pambansang Pangangailangan” ay lalahukan ng mga eksperto sa […]

Sipat Lawin Ensemble’s one-of-a-kind Workshop Series is back

EDGE-WORK. To the Edge of consciousness – Edge of performance-making. Sipat Lawin Ensemble‘s one-of-a-kind GYM FOR THE HEART Performance Workshop and DIRECTING LABORATORY Workshop Series is back! Full Session: * Weekends 9am-6pm. Weekdays 6-10pm. Aug. 9 Sat., 10 Sun. 9am – 6pm,  Aug. 11 Monday 6pm-10pm Aug. 23 Sat., 24 Sun. 9am – 6pm August […]

Olongapo Outdoor Poets Society debuts with rap battle tournament

The first world war, otherwise known as the Great War, is said to have caused the death of more than 9 million combatants. What came after it was an even bigger, grander event in history—the Second World War, the deadliest conflict of all time. Thereafter, countless wars have risen as technology advances further. As a […]

Noli Me Tangere opera goes to Washington D.C.

After a successful run in Chicago and New York, Noli Me Tangere, an opera based on Dr. Jose Rizal’s best known novel, will go on stage at the prestigious Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C. next month, on August 8 and 9. Said to be the first Filipino opera, Noli Me Tangere will […]

54th UP National Writers Workshop now accepting applications

LIKHAAN: The University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) is now accepting applications for the 54th UP National Writers Workshop to be held in Baguio City in April 2015.

Here are the submission guidelines:


To qualify, applicants must (1) be writers in English or Filipino; (2) must have attended at least one creative writing workshop (national/regional, including the UP National Writers Workshops), or earned a degree in Creative Writing/Malikhaing Pagsulat, or won at least one national/international literary award; (3) must have published at least one book of poetry, fiction, nonfiction or drama, or have had a full-length play or a film produced. 

Tanghalang Ateneo presents 36th Season

Tanghalang Ateneo, the longest-running theater company of the Loyola Schools, Ateneo de Manila University is celebrating its 36th season for the school year 2014-2015. Growing from a fledgling band of student players to one of the country’s leading school-based theater companies, Tanghalang Ateneo proudly announces its 36th season line-up of three productions with the theme […]

Red Turnip Theater presents Rabbit Hole

Ten days to go to the OPENING GALA performance of RABBIT HOLE!

As always we do it RED TURNIP style! Free flowing alcohol the whole evening from Ralph’s and San Miguel Beer and food catered by Vanna Calalang.

Cocktails at 8PM. Show at 9PM.

World Poetry Movement at the Ateneo on July 30

Since its inception in 2011, the World Poetry Movement (WPM) has actively advocated peace on the planet by staging annual readings all over the globe in the name of peace.  Now on its seventh global effort, the WPM continues the fight for peace and justice through poetry with events over 100 countries. Among them: Colombia, […]

The Varsitarian’s Creative Writing Workshop now accepting applications for fellowships

Ever the bastion of literary excellence, The Varsitarian continues to thrive in the writing scene and has contributed to UST’s list of National Artists and Palanca awardees, even after more than eight decades. This year is yet another time to reinforce the importance of literature by awakening the literary geniuses inside every Thomasian. The Varsitarian […]

Fil-Am Writers in the KK Reading Series

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, in cooperation with the Rizal Library, will be hosting a reading and lecture by some of today’s leading Filipino-American writers on July 22, 2014, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the 4th floor of […]