Post Pandemic Futures:

Save the Date! On April 30, 2:00pm, catch our very first POST-PANDEMIC FUTURES webcast featuring some of our country’s pioneering publishers! Titled “The Future Is Female,” the panel discussion will have Ani Almario (Adarna House), Mary Ann Ordinario (ABC EDC Children’s Books), Reni Roxas (Tahanan Books), and Xandra Ramos-Padilla (Anvil Publishing) discussing the current state continue reading : Post Pandemic Futures:

Author on Author:

Catch our very first AUTHOR ON AUTHOR webcast titled “Grit and Grime: The Good, The Bad, and The Creative Process” this April 23rd Friday at 2:00 pm! We’ll be listening in on a conversation between Komiket president and co-founder Paolo Herras (author of “Strange Natives”) and writer and heritage advocate Ivan Man Dy (author of continue reading : Author on Author:

FILIPINO STORYTELLING GOES GLOBAL WITH THE PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL LITERARY FESTIVAL

Quezon City, Philippines – The National Book Development Board (NBDB) celebrates National Literature Month with the launch of the 12th Philippine International Literary Festival, an annual gathering of readers, storytellers, and publishers. From April to December, this year’s virtual festival goes global with the theme “RECLAIMING OUR NARRATIVE: 500 Years of Filipino Storytelling.” Newly appointed Executive continue reading : FILIPINO STORYTELLING GOES GLOBAL WITH THE PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL LITERARY FESTIVAL

PILF 2019 E05: Reimagining the Role of Filipiniana in Promoting Filipino Writers and Readership

             A discussion on the current state of the Filipiniana section in mainstream bookstores as well as a few specific ways to re-vamp and re-imagine its role in achieving a robust and internationally competitive book industry. Speaker 1: Mayra David, University of Glasgow Speaker 2: Kristian S. Cordero, Ateneo De continue reading : PILF 2019 E05: Reimagining the Role of Filipiniana in Promoting Filipino Writers and Readership

Free Onsite Registration of Individuals on June 14-15, 2019 at the 10th PILF

NBDB’s Registration, Accreditation and Incentives Division (RAID) will put up a free onsite registration booth during the 10th Philippine International Literary Festival on June 14-15, 2019. Individuals registered with the NBDB are entitled to the following benefits, among others: 1. Eligibility to apply for the National Book Development Trust Fund or writing grant (2018 cycle); continue reading : Free Onsite Registration of Individuals on June 14-15, 2019 at the 10th PILF

(AUTHOR)ities: The 9th Philippine International Literary Festival Program

Finally, it’s here! Our program for (AUTHOR)ities: The 9th Philippine International Literary Festival! Workshops, fora, film screenings, performances, tabletop game demos, and a book fair: lots of activities are in store for you on April 19-20, 2018 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines! Check out the schedule of sessions and take charge of your continue reading : (AUTHOR)ities: The 9th Philippine International Literary Festival Program