Call for Entries: 10th Gawad Eman Lacaba

Deadline: entries should be personally submitted on the first day of Lunduyan 2014 (scheduled on October 20-24, 2014) Gawad Emmanuel Lacaba is the annual Literary Contest of the College Editors Guild of the Philippines-Luzon. Emmanuel ”Eman” Lacaba, great late poet, dramatist and a student journalist, scriptwriter who joined the protest movement in his student days […]


GUMIL-Ilocos Sur 50th Anniversary Literary Exhibit mounted in Vigan City

GUMIL Ilocos Sur Literary Exhibit. Pakpakauna a paset ti GUMIL Ilocos Sur Anibersario 50. Ditoy ti Pakabuyaan kadagiti nagkauna a libro ken dagiti indibidual a piesa dagiti napili a premiado a sarita, nobela, daniw, ken drama a gapuanan dagiti mannurat a nayanak, nagnaed iti probinsia ti Ilocos Sur ngem nagdappatdan iti sabali a disso, dagiti nagdiaspora nga agsubli ken dagiti saan a pimmanpanaw iti probinsia ti Ilocos Sur. Pasetda amin iti daytoy napnuan-pakasaritaan a pangliteratura a pagteng.


Tanghalang Pilipino’s PAHIMAKAS SA ISANG AHENTE (Death of a Salesman) opens September 26 at the CCP

Tanghalang Pilipino’s PAHIMAKAS SA ISANG AHENTE (Death of a Salesman) opens September 26 at the CCP! Buy your tickets now! Tickets available at all TicketWorld outlets. Call TicketWorld at 891-9999 or contact Tanghalang Pilipino at 8321125 local 1620-1621, 0917-750-0107 for more details…. The Cultural Center of the Philippines and Tanghalang Pilipino present PAHIMAKAS SA ISANG […]


UP celebrates 150th year of Mabini, Delos Reyes in September

Apolinario Mabini and Isabelo delos Reyes have one thing in common – both of them will celebrate their 150th birth anniversaries this year. Mabini, the “Brains of the Revolution,” was one of the country’s most important intellectuals during the country’s revolutionary period. Delos Reyes, the “Father of Filipino Socialism,” was a journalist, folklorist, politician, and labor […]


Call for papers to Plaridel special issue: Locating Southeast Asian Horror

The unprecedented success of Japanese and Korean horror on international markets in the early 2000s increased the demand for the genre from the region, but also set a new standard against which these productions were judged. Encouraged by the enthusiastic reception of (the problematically labeled but widely accepted category) “Asian Horror” by commentators and the […]


Call for submissions: Antolohiya ng Pagbasa/Kritika ng mga Akdang Pampanitikan ng/sa Kanlurang Bisayas

Sino-sino ang mga manunulat ng Kanlurang Bisayas noong ika-20 siglo hanggang ngayon? Ano ang kanilang pinagkaabalahan sa tema at istilo? Saan natin sila mailulugar sa pampanitkang kasaysayan ng bansa? Paano babasahin ang mga akdang pampanitikan sa Kinaray-a, Hiligaynon, at Akeanon? Paano ang galing nila sa wika naka(ka)tulong sa artikulasyon at pagpapakahulugan ng ating global-nasyonal-rehiyonal na konteskto, […]


Nuno sa Punso book launch sa Conspiracy, QC

Inaanyayahan ang lahat sa paglulunsad ng “Nuno sa Puso,” dalawang koleksiyon ng mga liham at pangaral sa pag-ibig mula kay Bebang Siy. Samahan ang mga makata ng Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA) at mga kaibigan sa sining sa isa na namang gabi ng tula at musika sa Setyembre 16, 2014 (Martes), 7-9 ng […]


Doble Katha: Paglulunsad ng Transfiksyon: Mga Kathang In-transit at Like/Unlike: Kuwentong Facbook Status at Politika ng Agam-agam

Malugod  kayong iniimbitahan sa paglulunsad ng librong Transfiksyon: Mga Kathang In-transit (UP Press) at e-book na Like/Unlike: Kuwentong Facebook Status at Politika ng Agam-agam (Flipside Publishing) na magkasamang inedit nina Rolando Tolentino at Rommel Rodriguez.  Isasagawa ito sa Setyembre 11, 2014 4:00pm-6:00pm sa college auditorium ng College of Mass Communication, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman. Magkakaroon […]


Press launch of Apolinario Mabini musical slated

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to the press launch of Dulaang UP’s ANG HULING LAGDA NI APOLINARIO MABINI on September 10, 2014, Wednesday, 7:00 pm at the Teatro Hermogenes Ylagan (THY), 1F Faculty Center, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City. This new work, with book and lyrics by Floy Quintos, original […]


Grand Meganon Comic Book Launch at the 4/F Fully Booked BGC

Now, readers of all ages can grab some of the most popular pinoy indie komiks this side of Manila at the Meganon Comic Book Launch on September 27, Saturday, 5:30PM at the 4/F Fully Booked BGC. Get first dibs on some of the best pinoy indie komiks today, meet and greet the artists, and get a chance to win original […]