[Blueboard] UBOD Writers Series 2009 Announces Call for Submissions

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Mon Jun 29 14:15:25 PHT 2009

The National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the National  
Committee on Literary Arts (NCLA) and the Ateneo Institute of Literary  
Arts and Practice (AILAP) are now accepting manuscripts for the UBOD  
series 2009.  12 writers who have not released book-length titles will  
be given a chance to have their first book published under UBOD New  
Authors Series.

Four manuscripts written in four languages of each of the three major  
Philippine Island groups:  Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao will be chosen.  
  The manuscript should be 40-60 pages in chapbook length.  20-40  
poems or 5-10 short fiction.  The most exceptional pieces in their  
manuscript shall be translated into Filipino or English.

Send two copies of the manuscript to the Ateneo Institute of Literary  
Arts and Practice (AILAP) c/o The Department of Filipino, 3rd Floor  
Dela Costa Bldg., School of Humanities, Ateneo de Manila University,  
Loyola Heights, Quezon City 1108. Include a CD of the manuscript and  
one page curriculum vitae with the author?s name, contact number and  
e-mail address and 1X1 picture.

Deadline will be on Aug. 15, 2009.

For inquiries, please e-mail ailap at admu.edu.ph or call 426-6001 loc. 5320-5321

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