The UP Institute of Creative Writing is curating all things Philippine literature on Panitikan.

Event Publicity

We want to work with you in promoting literature in the Philippines. Send us your invitations or press releases at [email protected] so we can feature your events on our website.

Author Profiles

We are now accepting contributions of authors’ profiles for the Panitikan directory. Send the following details to [email protected]

  • a biographical note of 300-500 words
  • a list of the author’s works
  • a photo of the author no more than 600 x 600 pixels in dimension
  • a sample work: one (1) short story/personal essay/excerpt (novel, screenplay, play or graphic) or literary criticism of not more than 7,000 words, double-spaced/a poetry suite of not more than five (5) poems

Contributions are published as submitted. is not liable for any claims in these profiles.