CALL FOR EMERGING WRITERS FROM THE VISAYAS: The 2019 Cebu Young Writers Studio

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The Libulan Queer Collective, a writers bloc of queer poets, essayists, fictionists, and playwrights from the southern Philippines, in partnership with YOUTeacH Philippines-Central Visayas and young writers collective Hablon, is now accepting applications to the 2019 Cebu Young Writers Studio to be held in February 2019 in Cebu City. Continue reading CALL FOR EMERGING WRITERS FROM THE VISAYAS: The 2019 Cebu Young Writers Studio

Mga Magtatampo sa Payag Habagatan Espesyal nga Isyu sa Kontemporaryong Pilipinhong Pamalak

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Malipayong ipahibawo sa dinapit nga mga editor nga silang Cindy Velasquez ug Ton Daposala ang lista sa mga magtatampo sa Payag Habagatan Espesyal nga Isyu sa Kontemporaryong Pilipinhong Pamalak. Ang mga magtatampo kay sagad sumusubang o batan-ong mga magbabalak nga naggikan ug/o natawo sa rehiyon kon diin gigamit ang Binisaya, o kon diin nasubay nila ilang etnikong punoan sa habagatang bahin sa nasod. Continue reading Mga Magtatampo sa Payag Habagatan Espesyal nga Isyu sa Kontemporaryong Pilipinhong Pamalak

The Nonexistent Mall

Creative Nonfiction by Jade Mark B Capiñanes |
  1. In 2001 an enormous fire razed Kimball Plaza to the ground. Some say it was an accident, some say it was an inside job, and some even say, invoking a popular urban myth, that it was caused by a humanoid snake. The mall was located along Papaya Street, just next to Pioneer Avenue, General Santos City’s commercial capital then. Today, with their old buildings and their lonely alleys, Papaya Street and Pioneer Avenue seem to be relics of a time long gone.

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Call for Manuscripts: The 26th Iligan National Writers Workshop

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The Mindanao Creative Writers Group (MCWG) and the Culture and Arts Studies Center of the Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU – IIT) are now accepting manuscripts in Binisaya, (Tagalog-based) Filipino, English, Hiligaynon, Waray, Chavacano, Higaonon, Binukid, Meranaw, and Tausug for poetry, short fiction, and excerpts of a novel (one chapter and with summary of the novel). Continue reading Call for Manuscripts: The 26th Iligan National Writers Workshop

2018 CDO Young Writers Studio fellows announced

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The Nagkahiusang Magsusulat sa Cagayan de Oro (NAGMAC), in partnership with the Libulan Queer Collective and the Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA), awards twelve (12) writing fellowships to emerging Mindanaoan writers for the 2018 Cagayan de Oro Young Writers Studio, which will be held at Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan in Cagayan de Oro City on 29 October (poetry and drama leg) and 30 October (fiction & creative nonfiction prose leg).

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