The Nagkahiusang Magsusulat sa Cagayan de Oro (NAGMAC), in partnership with the Xavier University Department of English Language and Literature (XU DELL), CHED Center of Development in Literature in Mindanao, is now accepting applications for the 2nd Cagayan de Oro Writers Workshop to be held from 03 to 07 April 2017. Fourteen (14) fellowships are available to emerging writers who were born and/or are currently based in Northern Mindanao—Bukidnon, Camiguin, Lanao del Norte (including Iligan), Misamis Occidental, and Misamis Oriental (including Cagayan de Oro). An all-expenses paid event, fellows will also be provided with food, board, and lodging.

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 Daniel F. Doeppers titled “Feeding Manila in Peace and War, 1850-1945,” on Jan. 26, 2017, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m., at Escaler Hall, Ateneo de Manila University. This event is co-organized by the Ateneo de Manila University Press. The lecture is open to the public.