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NCCA is now accepting entries for Writers’ Prize 2019

NCCA is now accepting entries for Writers’ Prize 2019

| July 18, 2019

The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) is now accepting entries for the 2019 Writers’ Prize. The NCCA Writers’ Prize is a biennial award given to five writers, one for each category, namely; for poetry, novel, essay/creative non-fiction, short story and drama. The award, in the gross amount of two hundred fifty thousand […]

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Cebu Reads Lazaro Francisco

Cebu Reads Lazaro Francisco

| March 20, 2019

Still in line with the NLM celebration was the event dubbed as CEBU READS LAZARO FRANCISCO, held in the Fr. Albert Van Gansewinkel Hall in the University of San Carlos-Downtown Campus last 11 April 2019 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Under the sponsorship of the NCCA, KWF, and the USC Cebuano Studies Center, in […]

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National Literature Month Celebration 2019

National Literature Month Celebration 2019

| March 20, 2019

In accordance with Proclamation No. 968, signed in 2015, the National Literature Month (NLM) is celebrated every April, under the auspices of the National Commission for Culture and Arts (NCCA), Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF) and the National Book Development Board-Philippines. This year’s theme was BUKLUGAN PANITIKAN, a phrase adapted from buklog, the Subanen ritual for […]

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The 10th Taboan Writers Festival to take place in Tagbilaran City, Bohol

The 10th Taboan Writers Festival to take place in Tagbilaran City, Bohol

| October 1, 2018

A flagship project of the National Commission of Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Taboan Writers Festival is an annual gathering of writers from all over the country. The festival sets up shop in a different region every year where writers, readers, scholars, researchers, and lovers of Philippine literature trade diverse ideas about culture, history […]

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House of Cards

House of Cards

| May 28, 2014

Espina-Moore, Austregelina House of Cards.  Translated by Hope Sabanpan-Yu. Manila: National Commission for Culture and the Arts, 2013. P 525.00 in the Philippines

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