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Lecture on Filipino pop culture, language at UST

He University of SantoTomas (UST) Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies will hold the lecture “Pusong Walang Pag-ibig: Ang Pagtatatwa sa Wika” (Heartless Love: The Denial of Language), to be delivered by Ateneo de Manila Professor Emeritus Soledad S. Reyes on Aug. 19, 3-5 p.m., at the Tanghalang Teresita Quirino, G/F Benavides Bldg., UST, España Blvd., Sampaloc, Manila. The lecture will be held in celebration of Buwan ng Wika.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

UST releases new titles on drama, short fiction, criticism


The University of Santo Tomas (UST) Publishing House has released new titles in drama, fiction and literary criticism.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Filipino-American writers say they’re always homeward-bound

RALPH Galan, R Zamora Linmark and Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo

Writers, wherever they are in the world, are always compelled to write about their homeland/s, whether tackling the diaspora, the racial divide, or ancillary matters that conjure home.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Miners plant 20 millionth tree on Arbor Day; UST alumnus bishop appointed Vatican envoy to UN


Arbor Day saw the ceremonial planting of the 20 millionth tree by miners led by Chamber of Mines of the Philippines president and Benguet Corp. CEO Philip Romualdez and Department of Environment and Natural Resources Undersecretary Marcial Amaro. The event was held at the Lungsod Kalikasan of Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center in Quezon City.

Posted: July 27th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

UST workshop tackles writer’s responsibility, honesty

SEATED: UST writers workshop fellows Lester Babiera, Maynard Manansala, Lilibeth Oblena Quiore, Brylle Tabora, Rommel Roxas, Scott Saboy. Standing: fellow Marc Joseph Ocampo; panelists Lito Zuleta, Ralph Galan, Jack Wigley, Joselito de los Reyes, Ferdinand Lopez; fellow Arnie Quibranza Mejia; panelists Chuckberry Pascual and Rebecca Anonuevo; fellow Mary Anne Mallari; UST writing center director Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo; fellow Rowena Ross Lee; panelists Mike Coroza, Jayme Siao; fellow Joel Donato Jacob; panelist Oscar Campomanes; Anna Nicolas; panelist Augusto Antonio Aguila; and fellow Ariel Valeza

Aspiring writers must remember that more than anything else writing is a social responsibility.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »