KARNABAL Festival 2015: PERFORMANCE LINEUP + GATHERINGS + IDEA EXCHANGE schedule announced

KARNABAL Festival 2015: PERFORMANCE LINEUP + GATHERINGS + IDEA EXCHANGE PLATFORM A: Social Innovation This platform presents the festival’s main features:innovative and developmental works created by contemporary artists (ie. activeand integral movers of the local independent and alternativeperformance scene, alongside promising emerging players) -thatdirectly involve and address issues of specific local communities. Platform A artists […]


Sipat Lawin’s Karnabal — Beyond Theater Festivals

In Karnabal Festival 2015, artists throw caution to the wind and think performance, rather than just theater. Spearheaded by contemporary performance company, Sipat Lawin Ensemble, Karnabal Festival 2015: Performance and Social Innovation will gather local and international artists this summer to develop and test new works. “As we address the idea of the artist as […]


Eugene Y. Evasco magbibigay ng panayam na “Ang Pagbabagong-bihis ng mga Aklat Pambata”

Malugod na inaanyayahan ng UP Institute of Creative Writing ang mga guro at mga estudyante sa Panayam Lecture ni Prop. Eugene Y. Evasco sa 21 Abril 2015, Martes, 1:00 nh-2:30 nh sa Pulungang Recto, Faculty Center ng UP Diliman. Ang panayam ay pinamagatang “Ang Pagbabagong-bihis ng mga Aklat Pambata.” Wala pong bayad ang pagdalo at […]


UP Press to hold massive launch of 22 titles on April 17

As part of its golden anniversary celebration, the University of the Philippines Press, the country’s oldest university press, will be launching 22 new titles at “Paglulunsad,” to be held on April 17, Friday, 5 p.m. at the Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman. Continuing its mandate to encourage, publish, and disseminate the best scholarly, creative, and scientific […]


The UP Repertory Company presents KARITAS AT DAMASO x ISANG MAGSASAKA

By U Z Eliserio and Reuel Aguila  Directed by Dax Carnay and Eshei Mesina  Dates: April 24, & 26 (7pm); April 25, 27 & May 1 (3pm & 7pm) Venue: Bulwagang Tandang Sora, CSWCD, UP Diliman  This summer, The UP Repertory Company will take you in on a party with ravaged personas lingering in the […]


Ericson Acosta to launch new book Mula Tarima Hanggang at Iba Pang mga Tula at Awit

Ericson Acosta will launch his new book Mula Tarima Hanggang at Iba Pang mga Tula at Awit (UP Press, 2015) at the UP Main Library,University of the Philippines Diliman, on April 16, Thursday, 4 PM. The event is also a Benefit Book Launch, Poetry Reading & Jam for the country’s more than 500 Political Prisoners. […]


PRS 8 tumatanggap na ng lahok

Bukas na sa pagtanggap ng lahok ang ika-8 Palihang Rogelio Sicat, pambansang palihan sa malikhaing pagsulat sa Filipino. Gaganapin ang PRS 8 ngayong taon sa University of Makati mula ika-3 hanggang ika-7 ng Hunyo. Alin man sa mga sumusunod ang maaaring isumite: limang (5) tula, o dalawang (2) maikling kuwento (10-15 pp bawat isa), o […]


50 percent off for 50 golden years of the UP Press

March is the anniversary month of the UP Press, and every year, a month-long sale is exclusively held at the UP Press Bookstore in Diliman to celebrate the occasion. This year, as part of its month-long anniversary sale and in honor of UP Press’s 50 years of existence, the UP Press treated everyone to a […]


Fellows of the 54th UP National Writers Workshop announced

The Likhaan: University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the 54th UP National Writers Workshop to be held from 10-17 May in Baguio City. The fellows, associates, advisers of the UP ICW selected twelve writers in mid-career to participate in the annual workshop. Heading this year’s workshop is […]


UP Press hosts roundtable on myth and writing

As part of its golden anniversary this year, the University of the Philippines Press will host a roundtable discussion on myths and writing. The event will be held in honor of Professor Emeritus Damiana Eugenio, editor of the best-selling Folklore Series published by the UP Press. Authors Dean Francis Alfar, Nikki Alfar, Karl R. De […]