Think literature can only be found in libraries and bookstores? Think again! The UP Writers Club is proud to present our mobile zine-selling event "Have You Zine It?"

Our zines, which are self-published literary booklets, are all made by members and alumni of the UP Writers Club. This week will find us coming out from the wilderness of the CAL kubo complex to bring home-grown literature to a college near you.

So if you want to read great stories and poems, but don't want to spend a fortune on them, come visit us at the colleges and on the dates indicated! Who knows: they might inspire you to make your own zine in the future. All you need are the desire to be heard, something important to say and your friendly neighborhood photocopier.

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with the Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP), the Fine Arts Program, and the Rizal Library—will host a lecture and reading by the editorial team of transit, an online journal and small press initiative. The launch of the fifth issue of transit follows the lecture and reading. The event will be on Oct. 19, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at 4/f Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University.

The PhilWomenian Writers League, student literary organization of the Philippine Women’s College of Davao, is inviting all students and interested writers and readers in Davao to attend Guns, Guts, and Warm Blood: A Lecture on Crime Fiction by Michael Aaron Gomez. The lecture will be held this October 17, 2 to 4 pm, at the College Library of the Philippine Women’s College of Davao. Limited tickets are available at 60 pesos each.

Glimpse into the lives of Filipinos in Singapore, and see Singapore from their eyes. This Philippine-Singapore anthology presents a spread of concerns written in three genres by 30 contributors. The essays, stories, and poems trace well-traveled routes of family, friendship, faith, and love; they enter intimate spaces opened up by the sleight of the writer’s hand, experiences that would have been closed to the naked eye and an unimaginative heart. 

7 Nov, Saturday, 4PM - 5PM 

The Arts House, British Council Gallery

PHLPost, in cooperation with the National Youth Commission, is celebrating this year’s National Letter Writing Day. The program aims to revive the youth’s interest in traditional letter writing in celebration of the annual World Post Day on October 9.

The NYC is calling for 100 youth volunteers to participate in this momentous event. The program starts at 9:00 am, on October 9, 2015 at the Skydome, SM North EDSA, Quezon City.

Inaanyayahan ang publiko sa paglulunsad ng nobelang Ang Pagbabalik ni Maria Makiling Unang Aklat ni Will Ortiz. Gaganapin ito sa Pulungang Claro M. Recto, KAL, UP Diliman sa darating na Oktubre 29, 2015 mula 1:00–3:00 n.u.

“What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet.” 

As we approach the quadricentennial of William Shakespeare's death, we are celebrating one of the most enduring and vivid tragedies.

Let Manila Symphony Orchestra's Season Concert No.3, "Music Inspired by Romeo and Juliet," be the doorway to exploring the many beautiful works of The Bard.

Ang TALAANG GINTO: MAKATA NG TAON ay timpalak sa pagsulat ng tula na itinataguyod ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino kaugnay ng pagdiriwang ng Araw ni Balagtas tuwing Ika-2 ng Abril taon-taon.

Nilalayon ng timpalak na lalo pang pasiglahin at pataasin ang uri ng panulaang Filipino sa pamamagitan ng pagkilala sa mga batikan at baguhang talino.

Mga Tuntunin:

Gawad Emmanuel Lacaba is the annual literary contest of the College Editors Guild of the Philippines-Luzon.

Emmanuel ”Eman” Lacaba, considered as one of the greatest Filipino poets, was also a dramatist and student journalist. He served as an editor of The Guidon, the official student publication of the Ateneo de Manila University and one of the founding campus publications of the Guild.

Artists, writers, readers and enthusiasts can all march to Centris Elements this weekend for the 1st Filipino Komiks, Books & Art Market on October 3-4, 2015. From 9AM to 7PM, meet and greet over 200++ authors, illustrators and komiks creators who eagerly want to share the work they’ve slaved over the past few months.


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