Opening Remarks in the Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations (LitPub)

November 6, 2020, 10:00 a.m. Mr. Wilmor Pacay III, Mr. Eugene Soyosa, Ms. KC Victoria, colleagues in public service, and stakeholders in the book publishing industry, good morning. On behalf of the National Book Development Board, welcome to today’s event, “Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations.” We are delighted with the participation of authors, writers, artists, continue reading : Opening Remarks in the Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations (LitPub)

Iloilo Mega book Fair

The Iloilo Mega Book Fair goes digital with virtual fair and rights platform on November 12 to 15, 2020 at Iloilo City. This year’s theme “A City Built on Books” highlights literature in all aspects including children’s rights in the time of pandemic, teachers and librarian education, history, heritage, local films, comics, food culture, environment, continue reading : Iloilo Mega book Fair

Copyright or Wrong? Laws, Policies and Cases on Copyright and Fair Use for Educators in the New Normal

The Philippine Educational Publishers Association (PEPA) and Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations (COCOPEA) will be holding a seminar entitled “COPYRIGHT OR WRONG? Laws, Policies and Cases on Copyright and Fair Use for Educations in the New Normal”. This will be held on November  7, 2020, 9:30AM to 12:00NN via Facebook. Speakers include Atty. Joseph continue reading : Copyright or Wrong? Laws, Policies and Cases on Copyright and Fair Use for Educators in the New Normal

CALL FOR RESOURCE SPEAKERS FOR THE LITERARY RIGHTS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR

The National Book Development Board (NBDB), the government agency mandated to develop and support the Philippine book publishing industry, will hold an online panel discussion on literary rights management and the importance of literary agents on 14 October 2020. The seminar is part of Philippine’s effort to equip publishers, authors, and aspiring literary agents with continue reading : CALL FOR RESOURCE SPEAKERS FOR THE LITERARY RIGHTS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR

BDAP Webinar Series

    The National Book Development Board (NBDB) in cooperation with the Book Development Association of the Philippines (BDAP) will be holding a series of webinars via Facebook Live. Topics include Finding Your Muse in Writing by Ms. Liwliwa Malabed on August 24, 2020, 10AM-12NN, Writing a Book Series: How to Plan, Write and Pitch continue reading : BDAP Webinar Series

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS OF PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES FROM PUBLISHERS AND BOOKSTORES

As part of our mission to develop the Philippine book publishing industry, we will be launching various promotional activities. These activities will promote publishers, bookstores, books, both award-winning and new books, and literary and publishing events. The following are the promotional activities we will be launching and requesting your participation in: 1. Publisher Announcements – continue reading : CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS OF PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES FROM PUBLISHERS AND BOOKSTORES