Call for Emerging Writers in Mindanao: The 2018 Cagayan de Oro Young Writers Studio

Original post August 8, 2018, 2:26 p.m. Updated August 9, 2018, 6:19 p.m. The Nagkahiusang Magsusulat sa Cagayan de Oro (NAGMAC), a young artists collective of poets, essayists, fictionists, playwrights, screenwriters, editors, and translators from Northern Mindanao, in partnership with writers network Libulan Queer Collective and the Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA), […]


Guillermo, Ramon

Ramon Guillermo is professor of Philippine Studies at the Dept. of Filipino and Philippine Literature, University of the Philippines – Diliman. He is the author of the novel “Ang Makina ni Mang Turing” (University of the Philippines Press, 2013) and translator into Filipino of Water Benjamin’s “Über den Begriff der Geschichte“ / “Hinggil sa Konsepto […]


Teodoro, John Iremil

John Iremil Teodoro is from San Jose de Buenavista, Antique. He is Associate Professor and the Graduate Program Coordinator at the Literature Department in the College of Liberal Arts of De La Salle University. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of San Agustin in Iloilo City, and a Master of […]


Yapan, Alvin B.

Si Alvin Yapan o Vim Yapan ay isang premyadong kuwentista sa Filipino. Kabilang sa kanyang mga publikasyon ang Sangkatauhan Sangkahayupan(2017 National Book Award, Maikling Kuwento ). Isa rin siyang manlilikha ng pelikula, kabilang na rito ang Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa(2011), EDSA(2016) at Oro (2016). Nagkamit siya ng doktorado sa Araling Pilipino (Philippine Studies) sa […]


Guevara, Nerisa del Carmen

Nerisa del Carmen Guevara is an Associate Professor of the University of Sto. Tomas Department of Literature. She has exhibited her installations and performance pieces at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, and other spaces. She has received a Palanca Award for Poetry, a Silver Cup for Dance Solo in the April Spring Festival in […]


Evasco, Eugene

Si Eugene Y. Evasco ay manunulat, editor, tagasalin, at kolektor ng mga aklat pambata. Kasalukuyan siyang Professor ng panitikan at malikhaing pagsulat sa Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas, UP Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura. Ilan sa mga aklat niya ang Mga Pilat sa Pilak: Mga Personal na Sanaysay(UST Publishing House), May Tiyanak sa […]


Macansantos, Monica

Monica Macansantos is a product of the University of the Philippines Creative Writing program, where she earned her BA in Creative Writing, magna cum laude, in 2007. She was a James A. Michener Fellow in Writing at the University of Texas at Austin, where she earned her MFA in Fiction and Poetry in 2013, and earned her PhD […]


Call for Submissions: Bulawan Literary Journal of Northern Mindanao

The Bulawan Literary Journal of Northern Mindanao is now open for contributions to its fifth issue themed “Departures & Destinations.” The journal editors are looking for poems, short stories, flash fiction, micro-essays, creative nonfiction, one-act plays, short screenplays, excerpts from full-length plays/screenplays, novel chapters, critical essays, book/film/play reviews, and visual artworks that discuss and problematize: […]