Application for the 59th UP National Writers Workshop Extended to October 31

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing is extending the call for submissions for the 59th UP National Writers Workshop to October 31, 2019. The workshop will take place April 12-19, 2020. The workshop aims to help published writers further hone their craft. Writers from regions outside NCR are highly encouraged to apply. All fellows […]


CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2020 Barláya Writers’ Workshop for Graphic Literature

Adarna House, the first and largest publisher of children’s books in the Philippines, is now accepting applications to the 2020 Barláya Writers’ Workshop for Graphic Literature. BARLÁYA is a comprehensive workshop for crafting and developing books of intermediate and young adult writers in the Philippines. This year, in partnership with Anino Comics, we are looking for works […]


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 […]


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 […]


Call for Submissions: Kritika Kultura Literary Section

Kritika Kultura is now accepting contributions to its literary section, for possible inclusion in its forthcoming installments, beginning with the 35th issue, which will be published in August 2020. Writers may submit any one of the following for consideration: Suite of 3 to 5 poems or a long poem Short story Excerpt from a novel (please […]


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 […]


Panawagan sa Pagtanggap ng Akda para sa ika-34 Gawad Ustetika

Ang Gawad Ustetika ay ang taunan at pinakamatagal na patimpalak pampanitikan sa kolehiyo sa bansa. Itinataguyod ito ng Varsitarian, ang opisyal na pahayagang pang-mag-aaral ng Unibersidad ng Santo Tomas.


17th Ateneo National Writers Workshop Call for Applications

The Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP) is accepting applications for the 17th Ateneo National Writers Workshop (ANWW17), which will  be held on 3 – 8 June 2019 at the Ateneo de Manila University. For this year, the workshop focuses on thinking of the child in literature. In contrast to the conventional view […]


Call for Submission: An International Poetry Anthology in English

Magnum Opus An International Poetry Anthology in English  (Submit Your Only One Poem i.e. Master Piece) (It’s simply a waste of time and labour if poem is submitted without reading the complete submission guidelines!) Submission Deadline: 31 Dec 2018 (Midnight)  Publication Expected: 2019  Publisher: Authorspress, New Delhi, India  Editor: Dr. Vivekanand Jha   Theme Poem […]


Kult 3 Panawagan para sa mga Kontribusyon: Cultural Studies at Criticism sa Panahon ni Duterte

Ang panahon ni Duterte sa Pilipinas ay panahon ng hangal na pagbabago. Maaaring tingnan ang #ChangeIsComing nito bilang orchestrated na foreshadowing of what is to come. Yun nga lang—ang “change” ay hindi something significant tulad ng mas maalwang buhay, mas masaganang ekonomiya, mas maunlad na Pilipinas kundi ang circus sa/ng pang-araw-araw. Kaagapay ang social media […]