UPD CAL Student Council to hold first lecture in FLED series

The College of Arts and Letters Student Council 2013-2014 invites you to this first lecture on their FLED (Forum, Lecture, and Educational Discussions) series. The topic is “On Aesthetics” which will be given by Professor Sofia Guillermo of the Art Studies Department in UP. This will happen on August 24, 2013 (12 noon) at CAL New Building Room 208.


Dulaang UP stages Jacobean tragedy The Duchess of Malfi

This September, Dulaang UP continues its tradition of bringing world classics to the Filipino audience through the first major Philippine production of John Webster’s “The Duchess of Malfi.” Dark and visceral, “The Duchess of Malfi” is widely held as the greatest of Webster’s works and the most gripping of the Jacobean tragedies. It has mesmerized […]


53rd UP National Writers Workshop now accepting applications

LIKHAAN: The University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) is now accepting applications for the 53rd UP National Writers Workshop to be held in Baguio City on 13-20 April 2014. Here are the submission guidelines: QUALIFICATIONS To qualify, applicants (1) must be writers in English or Filipino; (2) must have attended at […]


Get your poetry published on UP Ikot jeeps

The Committee on Culture and the Arts of the University Student Council, UP Diliman presents “Panulaan sa Daan” a literary project where works in English or in Filipino will be posted in every Ikot Jeep around the Diliman campus. The project aims to cultivate writing and literary appreciation among students in the university. It is […]


Fellowships open for 17th Lopez Jaena Community Journalism Workshop on Disaster Reporting in October

The University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) will hold the 17th Graciano Lopez Jaena Community Journalism Workshop from October 13 to 19 at the UP College of Mass Communication, Diliman, Quezon City. Fellowship slots are available for this workshop. Applications are open to full-time print, broadcast and online journalists, as well […]


KK Lecture Series presents Conchitina Cruz

Kritika Kultura, the refereed e-journal of language and literary/cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, is holding a poetry reading by Conchitina Cruz. The event—part of the Kritika Kultura Lecture Series—features Cruz’s new work, There is No Emergency, and will be on Aug. 12, 2013, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the […]


Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo to deliver lecture on the literary memoir

The Likhaan: UP Institute of Creative Writing invites the public to attend Prof. Emeritus Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo delivers her lecture, “To Remember to Remember: Writing the Literary Memoir,” at the Claro M. Recto Hall, Faculty Center, UP Diliman on 2 August 2013 at 2:30 p.m.


Buwan ng Wika 2013, ipagdiriwang ng Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-UP Diliman

Ipagdiriwang ng Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-UP Diliman (SWF) ang “Buwan ng Wika 2013” sa darating na Agosto. Isang buwan ng parangal, panayam, paglulunsad, at gawad na gaganapin sa Pulungang Claro M. Recto, Bulwagang Rizal, Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura, UP Diliman, Lungsod Quezon. Dadaluhan ito ng mga Komite sa Wika ng iba’t ibang Kolehiyo ng […]


2013 Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award call for nominations

The LIKHAAN:UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) and the Madrigal-Gonzalez family are pleased to make the call for entries for the 13th Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award. The Madrigal-Gonzalez Award is administered by the UP ICW and is generously sponsored by Atty. Gizela Gonzalez-Montinola and the Madrigal-Gonzalez family. The award is given to the best […]


UP Lingua Franca to host Child’s Play, a children’s literature conference

In celebration of National Children’s Book Day, UP Lingua Franca invites you to a forum on children’s literature this coming Wednesday, July 17, 4 to 6 p.m., at the CM Recto Hall, UP Diliman.