PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL LITERARY FESTIVAL (PILF) 2021

  CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The Philippine International Literary Festival (PILF) is a landmark project of the NBDB which provides an avenue for book publishing industry stakeholders to discuss developments and issues in literature. Writers, illustrators, publishers, readers, teachers, students, and other stakeholders will discuss topics such as literature, writing and illustration crafts, translations, reading programs, continue reading : PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL LITERARY FESTIVAL (PILF) 2021

Call for Applications: EDITOR or EDITORIAL SERVICE for Annual Report

Call for Applications EDITOR or EDITORIAL SERVICE FOR ANNUAL REPORT 2020 AND WRITING JOURNAL 2021  Scope of Work: • Conceptualize, write, and edit articles and contents for the NBDB Annual Report 2020 and NBDB Writing Journal 2021 • Solicit contents from other writers and resource persons for the Annual Report and Writing Journal • Ensure continue reading : Call for Applications: EDITOR or EDITORIAL SERVICE for Annual Report

Call for Applications – NBDB Translation Subsidy Program 2021

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS The National Book Development Board of the Philippines (NBDB) offers translation subsidies to Philippine publishers to translate existing published books in a Philippine language to English or any other foreign language.  Purpose The subsidy program aims for wider dissemination of Philippine culture, art, and literature, locally and globally, by allowing readers to continue reading : Call for Applications – NBDB Translation Subsidy Program 2021

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