Ambag-Limbag para sa ANI 40 ng CCP

Ang Intertextual Division ng Cultural Center of the Philippines ay tumatanggap na ng mga ambag para sa ANI 40 na may temang Katutubo. Ang volume na ilulunsad sa buwan ng Setyembre sa susunod na taon ay maglalaman ng mga sanaysay, tula, maiikling kuwento at iba pang genre tampok ang paninindigan ng mga Filipino sa lupang […]


Call for Submissions: The Salirok Prize

Kidapawan City is now accepting entries to the First Salirok Prize A salirok is a simple drinking fountain devised by the upland tribes. Natural spring water, which flows abundantly on and around Mt. Apo, is made easier to drink by embedding a piece of bamboo into springs. Like the mountain, brimming abundantly with water, under […]


Finalists for the 2017 Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award Named

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing has announced the names of the finalists for the 2017 Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award (MGBFBA). Now on its 17th year, the MGBFBA honors the best first book by an up and coming writer in the Philippines, alternatingly awarding works in Filipino and English, and judged by some […]


Hímay-hímay lang

ni Kid Orit Sa una, kakapit kaagad ang pananabik sa balitang napili ang gawa mo sa isang palihan, ngunit habang papalapit na nang palapit ang petsa kung kailan haharapin mo na ang mga kasamang isasalang sa palihan at mga tagapanayam, hinuhugasan ng mga nagdaraang araw ang pananabik— hayun na sa pinag-anlawan at ang naiwan na […]


UP Book Forum Revisits the Enduring Legacy of Traditional Filipino Medicine

by Joel Toledo “No single Filipino has not encountered traditional plants and medicine; they are everywhere, even in the most modern of families,” said Dr. Ma. Mercedes Planta, author of the book Traditional Medicine in the Colonial Philippines, 16th to the 19th Century. The book was the focus of the third and most recent installment […]


Call for Emerging Writers from Central Visayas: The 2018 Cebu Young Writers’ Studio

The Libulan Queer Collective, a writers’ bloc of queer poets, essayists, fictionists, and playwrights from the southern Philippines, in partnership with Kagis Bisaya and YOUTeacH Philippines-Central Visayas, is now accepting applications to the 2018 Cebu Young Writers’ Studio to be held in January 2018 at the University of Cebu-Banilad at Gov M Cuenco Ave, Cebu […]


Panawagan para sa mga Papel: Trending Pinoy: Interogasyon ng New Media sa Pilipinas

Layunin ng proyekto na kumalap ng mga kritikal na sanaysay na magtatampok at magpapakilala ng kulturang new media sa Pilipinas. Sa pag-usbong ng bagong media na may imahen ng malayang paglahok, mahalagang matimbang ang integridad ng Pilipino bilang hybrid na tagatanggap at tagabuo ng kanyang realidad sa tulong ng mga bagong anyo ng pamamahayag.  Nais […]


Application for Saling Panitik: Palihang Bienvenido Lumbera Translators Seminar Extended to January 15

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing is extending the call for submissions for the first Saling Panitik: Palihang Bienvendio Lumbera translators seminar to January 15, 2018. The seminar will take place on February 8 and 9, 2017 at the UP Hotel in Quezon City. Saling Panitik is in honor of National Artist and ICW […]


Imbitasyon sa Talasalitaan: Pagsubaybay sa Baybayin: Ang Pilipinulat sa Kontemporaryong Panahon

Itinataguyod ng UP Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-Diliman sa pakikipagtulungan ng UP Kolehiyo ng Sining Biswal, at DZUP ang regular na talakayang Talasalitaan na may pamagat na “Pagsubaybay sa Baybayin: Ang Pilipinulat sa Kontemporaryong Panahon.” Gaganapin ang talasalitaan sa Oktubre 25, 2017 (Miyerkoles) sa ganap na 9:00 nu – 11:00 nu sa Awditoryum ng Kolehiyo ng Sining Biswal, UP Diliman, Lungsod […]


Contributors to Libulan Binisaya Anthology of Queer Literature’s Volume 1 Announced

The Libulan Queer Collective is pleased to announce the list of contributors for the first volume of ‘Libulan Binisaya Anthology of Queer Literature.’ For the first volume, established and emerging writers from Visayas and Mindanao who identify themselves as lesbians, gays, bisexual, transgender, and straight allies have contributed. This seminal (or hymenal) anthology of queer […]