You can still go to the Philippine Literary Festival | Lifestyle.INQ

OCTOBER 27, 2022

Oct. 24


11 a.m. to 12 noon


Oscar Campomanes on Immigrant Writers (Buenavista); Menchu Aquino-Sarmiento, Nikki Alfar, Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta on Short Fiction by Women (Namayan); Dr. Bienvenido Lumbera on How Pop Can Regional Literatures Be? (Ballroom 1)


1:30 to 3 p.m.


The Spotlight on Amy Tan hosted by Jessica Zafra (Ballroom 2)


3:30 to 5 p.m.


Patricia May Jurilla on What We Don’t Know About the Books We Know (Buenavista); Edgar Samar and Allan Derain on Pagtuturo ng Nobela Ko (Namayan); Beverly Siy, Noreen Capili and Genaro Gojo Cruz on Writing the Confessional (Ballroom 1); Ricardo Lee, Jun Cruz Reyes and Lourd De Veyra on Pagsipat ng Mambabasa (Ballroom 2)


6 to 8 p.m.


Sofia, Rose Tan, Angel Bautista on Precious Hearts Romances Turned Into TV and Film (Buenavista); ElleStrange, PinkyJhewelii, Sofia, Maxinejiji, Avonlei Vibora, Junhee, Jaedel Mae Medina on Booklat: A New Media for New Generation of Filipino Writers (6 to 7 p.m., Namayan) and Maxinejiji, FrustratedGirl, Empriel, PinkyJhewelii, Mechanic_lady on Pop Lit: Online Stories, New Phase of Literature (7 to 8 p.m., Namayan).


Oct. 25


9 a.m. to 12 noon


The Spotlight on Chang-Rae Lee by Danton Remoto and book signing (Ballroom 1)


2 to 5 p.m.


Amy Tan Book Signing (Ballroom 2)


Registration starts at 8 a.m. Admission is free. Visit