Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Megan Thomas

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University will host a lecture by Dr. Megan Thomas titled “Performing Sovereignty in the Late Eighteenth Century: Simon de Anda, Diego Silang, and the British East India Company.” The lecture will be on July 13, 2016, […]


Call for Manuscripts for SULAT-DULA 4: A Playwriting Workshop in Mindanao

The Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) presents SULAT-DULA 4: A Playwriting Workshop in Mindanao on 17 to 19 November 2016 at Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan, Cagayan de Oro City. Part of XCCA’s flagship projects on Cultural Education and Artistic Excellence in the […]


Call for Applications: 2016 Davao Writers Workshop

The Davao Writers Guild is now accepting applications to the 2016 Davao Writers Workshop to be held on October 22, 2016 to October 26, 2016. Fifteen (15) fellowships are available, five (5) of which will be given to writers from outside Davao City but limited to residents of Mindanao. Applications are for the following genres: […]


Submission Deadline Extended: “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. […]


Call for Papers, 4th Literary Studies Conference: Children’s Literature in Southeast Asia

Universitas Sanata Dharma, Indonesia 19 to 20 Oct. 2016 Conference Focus When dealing with literature for children and young adults (LCYA), there are two different concerns academicians usually focus on: LCYA for pedagogical means, and LCYA as a subject of literary studies. In Indonesia, while LCYA starts to boom and becomes more available, the study […]


Call for Papers: Kritika Kultura Monograph Series on Diaspora, Migration, Transnationality, and Identity

Globalization has resulted in diaspora—the dispersal of immigrants to different parts of the globe—as well as the transnational circuiting of commodities. Borders previously perceived as physically real and tangible have become porous. Geographical displacement has resulted in shifting identities among numerous people. Literary and cultural studies scholars and critics have theorized and researched on the […]


#HeistClub: The Launch

Let’s write Crime! Filipino writers were challenged to write tales of dark pathways and mysterious psyches, misdemeanor and trouble, dread and doubt. #HeistClub was an online workshop facilitated by Mina V. Esguerra in the last quarter of 2015. The class was organized by Bronze Age Media and sponsored by Buqo and Enderun’s The Study. Each […]


Araw ng PHSA 2016

Araw ng PHSA 2016 welcomes home ethnomusicologist Grace Nono, actress Shamaine Centenera, filmmaker Raymond Red, pianist Greg Zuniega, and other alumni on June 11 On the occasion of the Philippine High School for the Arts` 39th Foundation Day celebrations on 11 June 2016, PHSA alumni will gather for a reunion entitled Ibarang Konek at the […]


Patimpalak: Gawad Rogelio Sicat 2016

GAWAD ROGELIO SICAT 2016 Timpalak sa Pagsulat ng Tula, Maikling Kuwento at Sanaysay Bilang pagkilala sa hindi matatawarang kontribusyon ni Rogelio “Roger” Sicat sa pag-unlad ng Panitikan ng Pilipinas, patuloy na itinataguyod ng Opisina ng Tsanselor ng Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman at Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas, Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura, UP […]


Exhibit Opening: Point of Convergence

Can time set the world in motion? Maybe. And there should be convergence of crises – social, mobile, cloud, big data, community and other powerful forces of technology – to feel our existence on a single point. One may ponder that it is imperative to realize that a point is not a thing, but a […]