Call for Abstracts in “Elitism in Art and Culture”: An Undergraduate and Graduate Student Conference at DLSU-Manila

“Elitism in Art and Culture” is a one-day conference that is open to undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in any Philippine university or college. It will be held on the 23rd of July 2016 at De La Salle University, Manila and is an event organized and sponsored by the host university’s Department of Literature. […]

Mga Natanggap na Fellow sa Ikasiyam na Palihang Rogelio Sicat

Ang Palihang Rogelio Sicat o PRS ay nabuo sa ilalim ng Deparatamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas ng Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman. Layunin nitong mabigyan ng pagkakataon ang mga sumisibol na malikhaing manunulat sa larangan ng tula, maikling kuwento, dagli, sanaysay, at maikling kuwentong pambata, na maipakita ang kanilang galing sa pagsulat. Paraan din […]

New book on ‘secret’ of Panay Bukidnon dance out

A mysterious element animating a traditional dance of the indigenous Panay Bukidnon is the subject of a new book from a leading music ethnomusicologist and Panay Bukidnon culture advocate. Maria Christine Muyco’s Sibod: Ideology and Expressivity in Binanog Dance, Music, and Folkways of the Panay Bukidnon explores the music and choreography of the group’s famous […]

Call for Submissions to Bukambibig: Poetry Folio of Spoken Word Philippines

‘Bukambibig’ is the official poetry folio of Spoken Word Philippines, a community of Filipino spoken word artists across geographic and aesthetic boundaries. The folio is aimed to providing a venue for spoken word artists to showcase their poems meant for performance. It welcomes poems in English and/or Filipino as contributions that questions and traverses poetic […]