Philippine Center of International PEN

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General Assembly

PEN General Assembly will be on 27 Feb 2016, Saturday, 5:00pm, at Solidaridad Bookstore, Ermita, Manila.

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Call for release of Nobel Peace winner Liu Xiaobo. They also condemn Supreme Court for plagiarism.

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Filipino writers may submit their application for membership in the Philippine Center of International PEN.

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Philippine PEN Journal

Healing | poems, short stories and essays by 22 members of the organization and a guest writer.

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Writers Against Impunity

A social media campaign WRITERS AGAINST IMPUNITY (Nov. 15-23)

News / Updates

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PEN Teaching Philippine Literature Workshop in Cebu

The Philippine Center of International PEN (Poets, Playwrights, Essayists, Novelists) has organized a series of literature teaching workshops across the country since 2011. Called “For Love of the Word: Workshops on Teaching Philippine Literature in High School and College,” this project is geared toward retooling and upgrading the skills of literature teachers in both secondary and tertiary levels.

Book Launch / Discussion

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"Lyrical Objects: New and Selected Poems" (UST Publishing, 2016) by Marne Kilates

Philippine PEN will host the launch of "Lyrical Objects: New and Selected Poems" (UST Publishing, 2016) by Marne Kilates, on 27 Feb. 2016, Saturday, 5:00PM, at Solidaridad Bookshop, 531Padre Faura Street, Ermita, Manila. Open to the public. Admission is free.