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 […]


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 […]


Fellows to the 4th Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio Writers Workshop Announced

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the fourth Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop (ALBWW).


Call for Submissions to the 4th Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio Writers Workshop: The One-Act Play [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

The UP Likhaan: Institute of Creative Writing calls for submissions to the fourth cycle of the Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop. In light of the conferment of the title of National Artist for Theatre Dr. Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio in 2018, this year’s workshop puts in focus the one-act play. Emerging playwrights between 18-35 years old as of August […]


Announcement of Fellows to the 58th UP National Writers Workshop

LIKHAAN: UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the 58th UP National Writers Workshop to be held on July 7-14, 2019 in Baguio City, helmed by this year’s workshop director, Anna Felicia Sanchez. The fellows for this year, previously published and/or awarded writers set on furthering their craft, are Juan […]


Beyond Craft: Creative Writing Studies Colloquium on April 30, 2019

The University of the Philippines Diliman Department of English and Comparative Literature (DECL) will be holding a creative writing colloquium titled, “Beyond Craft: Creative Writing Studies in the Philippines,” on April 30, 2019 at the Pavilion 1 of Palma Hall, UP Diliman from 9:30 am to 5 pm. The colloquium aims to gather practicing and […]


National workshop for LGBTQ fiction extends application deadline

The deadline of submissions for the second national creative writing workshop devoted to Philippine LGBTQ writers has been moved to April 30, 2019.   The workshop, which focuses on LGBTQ fiction this year, is being jointly sponsored this July by the University of the Philippines and Goldsmiths University of London, as part of the international […]


Magsugilanonay Kita: 3rd West Visayan Mother Tongue Children’s Books Summit

Hubon Manunulat: West Visayan Writers, an organization of West Visayan writers whose aim is to promote, propagate, and preserve West Visayan literature, and Kasingkasing Press, an alternative press and online bookshop based in Iloilo City, will be holding Magsugilanonay Kita: 3rd West Visayan Mother Tongue Children’s Books Summit on 6-7 April 2019 at the University […]


Araw-araw, Gabi-gabi: Mga Literary Zine sa ARTS 1 ng UPLB (2018)

  Paano ba nararanasan ang umaga, hapon, at gabi sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Los Baños (UPLB)? Ipinakikilala ang mga zine na sinasagot ang mga tanong na ito. Likha ito ng mga estudyante ng UPLB mula sa klase ng ARTS 1. Bunga ng eksperimentasyon at kumbensiyon ang mga zine na mababasa ninyo dito. Nagmula ang lahat […]


UP Writers Night 2018 to celebrate UP ICW’s 40th year

In celebration of the 40th year of UP ICW, Grand Homecoming of Fellows from the UP Writers Workshop As part of its 40th anniversary, the LIKHAAN: UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) will hold UP Writers Night, a yearly gathering that pays homage to both the country’s established and up-and-coming writers. The grand homecoming will […]