• The editors are interested in pieces that evoke a strong sense of place, its landscapes, history, and diversity of cultures in Northern Mindanao—Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental, Bukidnon, Camiguin, and Lanao del Norte.
• The anthology is open to both established and emerging writers (1) who live in Northern Mindanao, (2) who live elsewhere but grew up in Northern Mindanao, OR (3) have spent a good period of time in Northern Mindanao enough to inspire memories and feelings.

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the first Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop (ALBWW) to be held on October 14-17, 2016 at Microtel, UP TechnoHub, Diliman Quezon City. Presided over by this year’s Workshop Director Charlson Ong, the UP ICW has selected twelve stories from twelve writers.


Six first-time authors have been shortlisted for the 2016 Madrigal-Gonzalez First Book Award, which is given to the best first book by a Filipino writer.

Unang Pambansang Kumperensya sa MAKABAYANG EDUKASYON (Agham Panlipunan, Siyensya & Teknolohiya, Filipino, Literatura, Kasaysayan, Politika, Kultura, Ekonomiks, Musika, Midya At Iba Pang Larangan)

Oktubre 14-16, 2016 
(Biyernes hanggang Linggo; opsyonal ang mga aktibidad sa Linggo)
Bulwagang Balagtas, PUP, Sta. Mesa, Maynila
8:00 ng umaga hanggang 5:00 ng hapon

IMBITADO lahat ng guro at propesor sa publiko at pribadong paaralan, mga manggagawa sa sektor ng edukasyon, mga student-teacher atbp.

In celebration of the 30th year of Social History in PUP, the PUP Center for Social History (PUP-CSH) under the PUP Institute for Cultural Studies (ICS), PUP Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension, Planning and Development (OVPREPD) will be holding a “CHED-Endorsed National Lecture Series on Social History,” on October 3 and November 29, 2016 at the PUP Bonifacio Hall, NALLRC, Main Campus, Sta. Mesa, Manila.

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, is launching its 27th issue on Sept. 29, 2016, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at CTC 413, Ateneo de Manila University.

The first UP Interdisciplinary Book Forum, dubbed “Tapping Ink: Tattooing Identities” will be held at Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman on September 30, from 2 to 5 in the afternoon.

If the children are our future, what are we doing to safeguard their present conditions?

BATA AKO, a conference to be held here in Iloilo City on November 7 & 8 at Diversion 21 Hotel, poses this question and aims to shed light on the challenges as well as provide the answers to the issues that beset children's content and welfare.

Likhaan Journal, the flagship literary journal published annually by Likhaan: The UP Institute of Creative Writing, is pleased to announce that it has accepted 20 new works for its 10th volume. These are:

Short Story
Richard Cornelio Calayeg, “Zoetrope”
Israfel Fagela, “Creek”
Ana Margarita R. Nunez, “White”
Jenette Ethel N. Vizcocho, “Wash and Wear”


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