National Book Development Trust Fund Grant now accepting applications

As part of its celebration of Philippine Book Development Month, the National Book Development Board – Philippines (NBDB), the government agency mandated to develop and support the Philippine book publishing industry, has launched a call for applications for the National Book Development Trust Fund (NBDTF) Grant for 2015. Authors and organizations are invited to submit at least […]


4th Saringsing Writers Workshop fellows named

The Parasurat Bikolnon writers organization congratulates the eleven fellows selected to participate at the 4th Saringsing Writers Workshop scheduled from December 21-23, 2014 at Central Bicol State University of Agriculture Sur (CBSUA Main Campus) in Pili, Camarines. The regional writeshop features poetry and short story in Central Bikol, Rinconada Bikol, West Albay Bikol and Masbatenyo […]


Kritika Kultura Criticism Workshop now accepting applications

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, is inviting early career researchers to submit manuscripts for a three-day criticism workshop on the theme of “Philippine Literature and Cultural Studies in the Age of Transnationalism and Diaspora.” The criticism workshop, which will […]


Gawad Dangal ni Balagtas 2015

Ang Gawad Dangal ni Balagtas 2015, isang parangal para sa mga huwarang manunulat sa Filipino. 

Kumikilala sa mataas na ambag sa panitikan, ang Dangal ni Balagtas ay iginagawad sa mga institusyon na nakapag-ambag sa pagpapayaman ng panitikan ng Filipinas at/o manunulat at alagad ng sining na nakalikha ng mga akdang nag-iiwan ng bakás o humahawi ng landas sa larangan ng pagsusulat. Pangunahing konsiderasyon ang pagpapamalas ng pagpapahalaga sa kultura, kaakuhan, at kayamanang pamana, bukod sa pambihirang pagkasangkapan sa Filipino at iba pang wikang panrehiyon o panlalawigan. 


Kataga-QC tumatanggap ng aplikante

Tumatanggap na ng aplikante ang Kataga-QC. – Edad 18 pataas – Residente, -Nag-aaral o Nagtatrabaho sa Q.C. Ipadala ang maikling bio, poetika at ilang akda: 1 (kung maikling kuwento, dula o sanaysay); 5 (kung tula o dagli), sa katagakyusi@gmail.com Ang Kataga ay samahan ng mga manunulat na nagsusulong at nagpapalaganap ng masining at makabuluhang panitikan […]


Call for submissions to the Purita Kalaw Ledesma Prize for Art Criticism

ATENEO ART GALLERY Museum Hours: Monday – Friday 8.00 AM – 7.30 PM Saturday 8.00 AM – 6.00 PM Closed on Sundays and Holidays Entry period for the Ateneo Art Awards – Purita Kalaw Ledesma Prize for Art Criticism 2015 is now open The Ateneo Art Gallery and Kalaw Ledesma Foundation, Inc. have just announced […]


BigKisan at Bigkasan: LIRA Fellows’ Night 2014

Makilahok sa isang gabi ng bigkasan ng tula, kantahan, at inuman kasama ang mga makata ng Lingangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA) at mga katoto sa sining ngayong darating na Martes, ika-9 ng Disyembre, alas 6-9 ng gabi sa Conspiracy Bar, Visayas Ave., Lungsod Quezon. Ito ay libre para sa publiko. Samahan din ang […]


KK Lecture Series presents Vicente Rafael

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with Rizal Library—will be hosting a lecture by Vicente Rafael titled “The Humanities amid the Politics of Language: Examples from Singapore, the Philippines, and the United States.” The lecture will be on Dec. […]


South Writers League to hold freelance writing seminar

They say you better not write if your motivation is money. But today, since new technologies, business innovations, and modern creative spaces are multiplying, opportunities for writers abound. But capturing these requires ingenuity, hard work, and continuous learning. This is why the South Writers League is holding a seminar for those who want to pursue […]


Scrooge at the Onstage Theater, Greenbelt from November 21 to December 14

In 1860, the stingy and cranky Ebenezer Scrooge that hates Christmas; loathes people and runs his bank exploiting his employee Bob Cratchit and clients, giving a bitter treatment to his own nephew and acquaintances. However, on Christmas Eve, he is visited by the doomed ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley that tells him that […]