PCP to launch Project WRITE in Davao City

The Philippine College Physicians (PCP) Newsletter Committee will launch Project WRITE (Writing as Road of Internists to Engagement) in Davao City on 1 December 2017 at the Davao Medical School Foundation (DMSF) Campus in collaboration with Buklod Medisina and the DMSF Alumni Office. Project WRITE aims at developing a community of readers and writers among internists in the […]


UP Holds 17th Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award / Likhaan Journal 11 Launch / UP Writers Night 2017 on December 1

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) celebrates Philippine writers with Writers Night 2017, the annual gathering of and homage to the country’s up and coming and established writers.  The evening’s festivities will be comprised of three major events all happening this Friday, December 1, 2017, 4-10pm, at the University of the Philippines […]


Call for Applications: 16th Ateneo National Writers Workshop

The Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP) is accepting applications for the 16th Ateneo National Writers Workshop (ANWW16), to be held from May 28 to June 1, 2018 at the Ateneo de Manila University.   Interested applicants must submit a portfolio of any of the following: (a) five poems; (b) three short stories; […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Celina Tzui-hui Hung (cancelled)

Kritika Kultura regrets that, due to unforeseen circumstances, the lecture by Celina Tzui-hui Hung will be cancelled. *** 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 Celina Tzui-hui Hung titled “Creolizing the Sinophone Pacific.” The lecture is on Nov. 28, […]


Imbitasyon para sa Bantas: LIRA Workshop Batch 2017 Fellows’ Night

Iniimbitahan ang lahat na dumalo sa “Bantas: LIRA Workshop Batch 2017 Fellows’ Night” na gaganapin sa ika-5 ng Disyembre, 2017, 7 n.g. sa Conspiracy Garden Café, Visayas Ave., Lungsod Quezon. Itatampok sa event ang mga akda ng fellows ng nagdaang LIRA Poetry Clinic, kasama ang chapbook na ilulunsad sa mismong pagdiriwang. Magkakaroon ng raffle, mga […]


Fellows to the 57th UP National Writers Workshop Announced

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the 57th UP National Writers Workshop to be held on April 1-8, 2018. The UP ICW has selected twelve writers for the workshop, presided over by this year’s Workshop Director Vladimeir Gonzales. The 2018 fellows are Bernardo O. Aguay Jr. (Poetry, […]


Call for Visayan and Mindanaoan Writers: “Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South”

Payag Habagatan or “the Southern Hut”, an inaugural literary home for emerging voices from the southern Philippines, is now accepting works of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, drama, and critical essay in English and/or in Binisaya languages that speak of a ‘sense of place and placelessness.’ To qualify, contributor must be a writer born and/or based […]


PUP Social History Lecture Series presents Carlos M. Piocos III and Charlie Samuya Veric

The PUP Center for Social History (PUP-CSH) under the PUP Institute for Culture and Language Studies (PUP-ICLS), Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension and Development (OVPRED) will be holding a “Social History Lecture Series” on November 23, 2017 at the Bonifacio Hall, NALLRC, PUP Main Campus, Sta. Mesa, Manila. The lecture is FREE […]