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 Rizal Library, Fine Arts Program, and Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP)—will be hosting craft talks and readings by Raymond John de Borja and Tilde Acuña. The event will be on Mar. 2, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at 4/f new Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University.
The UP Institute of Creative Writing and the Madrigal-Gonzalez Family are making a call for nominees to the 15th 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 open to first books in English published between 2013 and 2014.
Ang UP Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-Diliman (UP SWF-Diliman) sa pakikipagtulungan ng Congress of Teachers and Educators for Nationalism & Democracy-UP (CONTEND-UP) at UP Kolehiyo ng Komunikasyong Pangmadala ay magdaraos ng forum na may temang Mamasapano, Media, at Wika ng Digmaan. Gaganapin po ito sa Marso 5, 2015 (Huwebes), 1:00 nh - 5:00 nh sa Awditoryum ng UP Kolehiyo ng Komunikasyong Pangmadala, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman, Lungsod Quezon.
Nagsama ang BEYBLADE NI REBO at ang MACHINE NI KIKO para ihandog sa inyo ang RAKENROL at HARDCORE na Children's Book ng taon: "SI KAITLIN AT ANG GAME MACHINE"
Mula sa kwento ni Ferdinand Pisigan-Jarin (National Book Awardee, Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade at Carlos Palanca Memorial Awardee) at guhit ni Manix Abrera (Kiko Machine Author) at inilimbag ng Vibal Publishing.
Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University will be hosting a lecture by Benjamin D. Weber titled “Geographies of Incarceration in the American Colonial Philippines, 1904-1924.” The lecture will be on Feb. 24, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at the Faculty Lounge, 1/f De la Costa Building, Ateneo de Manila University.
In these times when our national railway system is in sorry state and even the city trains cannot be fully trusted as daily ferries to better life, we turn to verses to embody our memories and nostalgias, hopes and longings, images and encounters, advocacies and conveyances, and other figurations we have in spirit and mind about trains as essential part of Filipino life.
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 Rizal Library-–will be hosting a lecture by Dr. Patricia May B. Jurilla titled “The Contested, Conflicted History of the Filipino Novel in English.” The lecture will be on Feb. 23, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at 4/f new Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University.
The Carlos Palanca Foundation, Inc. (CPF) is now accepting entries to the 65th season of the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature (Palanca Awards). Established in 1950, the Palanca Awards honors the legacy of businessman and philanthropist Don Carlos Palanca Sr., a staunch supporter of education and literature. The Palanca Awards aims to develop Philippine Literature by providing incentives for writers to craft their most outstanding literary works and by being a treasury of these literary gems.
Every year on the first Wednesday of March, World Read Aloud Day happens in order to lend a voice to the need for awareness about the significance of reading aloud.
We are happy to join the campaign in motivating “children, teens, and adults worldwide to celebrate the power of words and [creating] a community of readers taking action to show the world that the right to literacy belongs to all people.”
Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas presents BILANGGO NG PAG-IBIG, based on Jean Genet's Prisoner of Love and some events from his life by: Rodolfo Vera and direction: Jose Estrella.
February 11 to March 1, 2015
Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Theater
2nd Floor Palma Hall, University of the Philippines Diliman