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CCP PARTNERS WITH PHILIPPINE PEN FOR THE FIRST HYBRID PHILIPPINE PEN CONGRESS.

The Cultural Center of the Philippines hosts The Philippine Center of International PEN as it holds its first hybrid congress at the CCP Main Theater Lobby on September 20, 2022 at 2pm. PEN members may also attend the event online. The Congress aims to provide a venue for the literary community to promote truth and … Continue reading CCP PARTNERS WITH PHILIPPINE PEN FOR THE FIRST HYBRID PHILIPPINE PEN CONGRESS.

Bienvenido L. Lumbera; 89

It is with deep sadness and regret that the Philippine Center of International PEN announces the passing away of its Chair Emeritus, National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera. “Bien” passed away at 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, said his daughter, Tala Lumbera. Bienvenido L. Lumbera (1932-2021)Bienvenido L. Lumbera, critic, poet, dramatist, scholar, author, … Continue reading Bienvenido L. Lumbera; 89

PHILIPPINE PEN GOES ‘ALL IN’ ON ITS 2021 ONLINE CONGRESS

The Philippine Centre of International PEN (Poets & Playwrights, Essayists, Novelists), is inviting its members to its annual Congress on May 15, 2021. ALL IN aims to capture the linguistic and cultural inclusivity that the digital space enables, as well as speak of the collective hope Filipinos must have during these uncertain times. In partnership … Continue reading PHILIPPINE PEN GOES ‘ALL IN’ ON ITS 2021 ONLINE CONGRESS

PEN International – Civil Society Workshop: Manila