POST PANDEMIC FUTURES | Pressing Issues: The Universe of University Publishers

  The country’s rich culture of university press’ literary and academic publishing, as well as its challenges, inner workings, and how they are coping with the pandemic will be at the fore on our next Post Pandemic Futures webcast. We’ll be hearing from the leaders of these presses themselves: Karina Bolasco (ADMU Press), Jose Eleazar continue reading : POST PANDEMIC FUTURES | Pressing Issues: The Universe of University Publishers

The NBDB launches free online registration

  Good news! Registration and renewal fees are waived until December 31, 2021, while notarization requirement is set aside during the community quarantine. We have made registration easier with our new online registration form. Register now at bit.ly/NBDBereg so you can avail the benefits and incentives of being an NBDB partner.

The Book Club with Kuya Bodjie: Merlinda Bobis’ “Banana Heart Summer”

  For our next session of The Book Club with Kuya Bodjie, we’re reading Merlinda Bobis’ Banana Heart Summer! The Filipino-Australian writer’s debut novel follows the life of 12-year-old Nenita as she tries to make a living as a cook to assuage her family’s hunger and gain her mother’s affection. Register at bit.ly/bhsbobis Get reading continue reading : The Book Club with Kuya Bodjie: Merlinda Bobis’ “Banana Heart Summer”

BDAP Webinar Series

  The Book Development Association of the Philippines is holding a series of webinars on copyediting, copyright, digital strategy, and advanced editing starting May 8 until June 26. See the schedule below for more information: Creatives and Their Rights: Who Owns What? Facilitator: Atty. Mark Robert Dy May 12 I 4:00-5:00 PM Intellectual property consultant continue reading : BDAP Webinar Series

Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC)

  The NBDB is providing grants to its registrants to attend the Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC). Register now at bit.ly/afcc21CNgrant and tell us why we should choose you for the grant! If you have any questions, please email us at grants@nbdb.gov.ph. You can also read more about AFCC at https://afcc.com.sg  

Translation

THE NATIONAL BOOK DEVELOPMENT BOARD CELEBRATES THE QUINCENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY WITH A P6.86 MILLION TRANSLATION GRANT The National Book Development Board of the Philippines (NBDB) offers translation grants to Filipino Authors and Publishers who wish to translate and publish their books to other Filipino and international languages. In order to increase readership among Filipinos, there is continue reading : Translation