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August 25, 26 and 27, 2017   |   Raffles Makati

10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Translating for the New Generation
Beverly Siy, Luna Sicat Cleto, Eugene Evasco, Susie Borrero, Ambassador Jaroslav Olsa Jr. of Czech Republic | Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Writing and Context: Spinning Fiction from Fact
Lisandro Claudio, Vicente Rafael | Ateneo De Manila University Press
Namayan
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Queering the Pitch: LGBT Voices in Philippine Literature
Ned Parfan, Louie Jon A. Sanchez, Chuckberry J. Pascual, Laurel Flores Fantauzzo, Shane Carreon, Moderated by J. Neil C. Garcia | University of the Philippines Press
Ballroom 1
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
How to Engage your Audience Online
Lloyd Cadena, Kara Karinyosa, Alex Calleja | ABS-CBN Publishing
Ballroom 2
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
An Examined Life: Translating Experience into Literature
Charlie Semuya Veric, Nikki Alfar, Allan Popa, Alvin Yapan | Ateneo De Manila University Press
Namayan
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
How to Write Modern Poetry and Akin Lang Naman Book Launch
Gloc-9 | ABS-CBN Publishing
Ballroom 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cooking the Book
Gene Gonzalez, Xavier Btesh, Stephanie Zubiri Crespi | Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Mukha ng/at Teksto: Ang Sarili at Wika sa Panitikan
Allan Popa, U Z Eliserio, Rody Vera, Mayette Bayuga | University of Sto. Tomas Publishing
Namayan
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Changing Role of the Writer Today
AA Patawaran, Mina Esguerra, Samantha Sotto | Anvil Publishing
Ballroom 1
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Looking Back with Ambeth Ocampo Talk
Anvil Publishing
Ballroom 2
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Read and Tell: Writing and Reading LGBT Lit
Brigitte Bautista, Dani Hernandez, Moderated by Camille de la Rosa | Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
The Curse of the Happy Ending: The Challenge of Reinventing Romance
Samantha Lee, Mina Esguerra, Prime Cruz, Benedict Mique, Moderated by Don Jaucian | CNN Philippines Life
Namayan
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
How to Write for Films
Iris Lacap, Jancy Nicolas, Direk Mae Cruz-Alviar | ABS-CBN Publishing
Ballroom 1
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Stories Worth Telling: Rules for Writing Fiction
Dada Fres-Felix, Dean Alfar, VJ Campilan, Moderated by Tim Tomlinson | Anvil Publishing
Ballroom 2
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Nick Joaquin and his Literary Legacy
Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo, Luis Francia, Lito Zulueta (TBC), Moderated by Ruel De Vera | Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Call of Queer: On the New Queer Frontier in Print
Charlie Samuya Veric, Richard Mercado, Bernadette Villanueva Neri, Electromilk | Team Magazine
Namayan
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Writing for Millennials: Content that Catch Attention
Queen Elly,Jamille Fumah, Charmaine Lasar | ABS-CBN Publishing
Ballroom 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Power of Image
Abigail Arenas-de Leon | ABS-CBN Publishing
Buenavista
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Apat Dapat: Lunsad-Aklat
Ricky Lee, Jack Wigley, Agay Llanera, Chuckberry Pascual|Visprint
Namayan
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
All Killer, No Filler: Effective Writing and Content Creation in the Age of Social Media
Martin Yambao, Tin Sartorio, Coco Quizon|The Young Star
Ballroom 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ang Larawan: From Stage to Screen
Girlie Rodis, Celeste Legaspi, Rachel Alejandro, Loy Arcenas, Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo, Moderated by Gay Domingo|Anvil Publishing
Ballroom 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
How to Turn Ideas into Stories
David Guerrero, Erik Matti, Chiara Zambrano|Rogue Magazine
Buenavista
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Self-Publishing your Poetry
Kota Yamada, Charissa Ong, Dawn Lanuza, Lola Tumaneng|NBS
Namayan
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Young Blood Workshop
Ruel S. De Vera, Rosario A. Garcellano, Pam Pastor, Javier Vicente D. Rufino|Young Blood
Ball room 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Smaller and Smaller Circles: From Book to Film
Ria Limjap, Carla Humphries
Ballroom 2
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Writing Non-Fiction for the Next Generation
Neni Sta. Romana-Cruz, Carla Pacis, Beverly Siy|Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Clever Hands: How to Write Steamy Scenes in New Adult Lit
Brigitte Bautista, Six de los Reyes, Clare Elizabeth Marquez, C. P. Santi, Ines Bautista Yao, Moderated by Mina Esguerra; Live Readers: Gio Gahol, Rachel Coates, Fred Lo|Anvil Publishing
Namayan
3:00 PM
Author Spotlight: Mark Z. Danielewski | Discussion and Signing
Hosted by Jessica Zafra
Ballroom 2
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
How to be a Good Photographer
Raymond Isaac|Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Fine Art of Contemporary Art Writing
Elaine Ng (ArtAsiaPacific magazine), Joselina "Yeyey" Cruz (Museum of Contemporary Art and Design), Moderated by Isa Lorenzo (Silverlens Gallery)
Namayan
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Leadership that Matters Book Launch
Francis J. Kong|ABS-CBN Publishing
Ballroom 2
7:00 PM
The 2017 Authors Dinner featuring Mark Z. Danielewski and Pierce Brown (by-invitation only)
Hosted by Yvette Fernandez
Ballroom 1
10:30 AM - 12 PM
Writing and Illustrating for Early Readers and Digital Natives
Bong Oris, Paul Eric Roca, Ray Sunga, Kora Albano, Angela Taguiang, Abi Goy, Kristine Canon|Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Claysaurus: Playing and Storytelling with Clay
Jomike Tejido|Anvil Publishing
Namayan
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The Path to Possibilities: How Stories Can Reach A Global Audience | Mascot Appearances by Geronimo Stilton, Thea Stilton and Clifford the Red Dog
Anne Frances Sangil, Barry Cunningham, Catherine Torres, Sophia Lee, Vic Villanueva|Scholastic Asia
Ballroom 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Student of Life: Talk & Creative Workshop
Abbey Sy|Summit Books
Ballroom 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tasting Words: Food Writing Today
Micky Fenix, Amy Uy, Jenny Orillos, Edgie Polistico | Anvil Publishing
Buenavista
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Writing Intermediate Readers: A Panel on Writing for Intermediate Grades
Xi Zuq, Berna Sastrillo|Adarna House Publishing
Namayan
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cartoon Figure Drawing Workshop
Googly Gooeys|Summit Books
Ballroom 1
2:00 PM
Author Spotlight featuring Pierce Brown | Discussion and Signing
Hosted by Ruel S. De Vera
Ballroom 2
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Raising a New Generation of Book Lovers: The Rise of Board Books and Big Books for Filipino Children
Dr. Carmen Bonoan|Tahanan Books
Namayan
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
(Wa)lang Love Talk and Book Signing
Rod Marmol|Summit Books
Ballroom 1
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Keeping Up with Current Literary Trends: Open Discussions on Diversity, Cultural Representation, and Other Bookish Disputes
Kate Manalo, Kai Agito, Hazel Ureta, Lyra Gil, JM Cabral, Eunice Moral
Namayan
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
How to Write Bitter: Performance and Talk
Mark Ghosn and #TeamAmpalaya|Summit Books
Ballroom 1

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