The University of San Carlos Department of Communications, Linguistics, and Literature is pleased to announce the fellows for the 2021 Hinashasan Creative Writing Workshop: Senior High Edition, to be held via Zoom from June 16 to 18, 2021.

This workshop shall serve as a venue for aspiring writers from the senior high and incoming first-year college levels to have their works critiqued, find their voice through creative literary output, and acquaint them with a wider writing community.

The workshop fellows for poetry are Eryka Jean Bertulfo (University of San Carlos), Reggie Faye Canarias (Davao City National High School), Katrylle Jed Dumanglas (University of San Carlos), Danielle Go (Sacred Heart School – Hijas de Jesus), Iris Fay Ling (Sacred Heart School – Hijas de Jesus), Samuel Mendez (University of San Carlos), Anthoniette Marie Mercado (University of San Carlos), Mikel Val Midel (Ateneo de Zamboanga University), Athena Nasayao (University of San Carlos), Ellen Joy Quibod (University of San Carlos), and Phoebe Joyce Tan (Sacred Heart School – Hijas de Jesus).

For fiction, the fellows are Jerrel Flores (University of San Carlos), Jovielle Fatima Juele (University of San Carlos), Kryshna Carylle Mitra (Ateneo de Zamboanga University), and Jaienne Braveree Suralta (Sacred Heart School – Ateneo de Cebu).

Constituting the panel of critics are Ms. Jona Branzuela Bering, Ms. Jeneth Borlasa, Mr. Mark Anthony Daposala, Mr. Jessrel Gilbuena, Mr. Niño Augustine Loyola, Ms. Haidee Emmie Palapar, and Mr. Dave Pregoner. Fictionist Mr. Charles Dominic Sanchez will serve as the workshop director.

For further information, contact the department by phone at (032) 2300100 local 143 during office hours or the workshop director by email at [email protected]