Call for Submissions for “Critical States: Essays on Artistic and Cultural Productions under the Duterte Regime”

Critical States: Essays on Artistic and Cultural Productions under the Duterte Regime Editors: Rolando B. Tolentino, Oscar T. Serquiña, Jr., and Jay Jomar F. Quintos A congeries of geopolitical and socioeconomic issues haunts the presidency of Rodrigo Roa Duterte. From waging his notorious War on Drugs, to calling an all out counter-insurgency campaign, to declaring […]


2019 Gawad PSLLF sa Saliksik (Natatanging Tesis at Disertasyon)

Mga Tuntunin Ang Gawad PSLLF sa Saliksik ay timpalak na itinataguyod ng Pambansang Samahan sa Linggwistika at Literatura upang parangalan ang pinakamahusay na tesis o disertasyon na nakasulat sa wikang Filipino. Bukas ang timpalak sa lahat ng aktibong miyembro ng PSLLF, maliban sa mga opisyal ng Samahan at mga kaanak nila. Sinumang hindi pa miyembro ay […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Paul Nadal

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 Paul Nadal. The lecture—titled “Remittance Fiction: Literary and Financial Returns of the Filipino Diaspora”—is on Aug. 29, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at Faura AVR, Ateneo de […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Jose Duke Bagulaya

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 Jose Duke Bagulaya. The lecture—titled “Law and Literature: An Interdisciplinary Relationship”—is on Aug. 22, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at Faura AVR, Ateneo de Manila University. The […]


UP ICW Stands for Writers’ Workshops as Safe Spaces

The Likhaan: UP Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) expresses grave concern over the recent allegations of rape, sexual harassment, and other forms of sexual violence occurring within the context of writing workshops. We uphold that it is the duty of organizing institutions to ensure the safety of all workshop participants from the day of […]


Call for Nominations for the 19th Madrigal-Gonzalez First Book Award

The UP Institute of Creative Writing and the Madrigal-Gonzalez Family are making a call for nominees to the 19th Madrigal Gonzalez Best First Book Award. The award is given to the best first book by a Filipino writer, and alternates each year between books written in Filipino and in English. This year, the award is […]


#SEAPoWriMo 2018 – All Prompts to Date

24 April – CAMBODIA – The Khmer Prompt – #KhmerPrompt by Phina So Write a poem in the Khmer form: 4 line stanzas with each line containing 7 syllables. #FearBonus: The poem is about fear. #BumpBonus: There is a loud sound in the poem, that somebody has to explore. #SEAPoWriMo2018 #SEAPoWriMo2018Day1 #KhmerPrompt     25 […]


Panawagan Para sa mga Papel at Pananaliksik

Tumatanggap ang UP Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-Diliman ng mga papel at pananaliksik para ilathala sa Daluyan: Journal ng Wikang Filipino, Tomo XV. Isang interdisiplinaryong refereed journal ang Daluyan na monolingguwal sa Filipino. Pangunahing layunin nito na paunlarin at palawakin ang mga pag-aaral tungkol sa wika, panitikan at kulturang Filipino, at pagyamanin ang saliksik, kaalaman at […]