In its 25th year, the Ateneo Heights Writers Workshop continues to give young writers a chance to further sharpen their craft with mentorship from established writers in the Philippine literary community. Meet Cat, Danie, Sean, Anj, Bernice, Bern, Richell, Andy, Aids, and Andie, and read their works below!
Listen to Cat Aquino reading an excerpt from her piece, "Babaylan"
Listen to Sean Carballo reading his poem, "The love of form is the love of endings"
Listen to Anj Cayabyab reading her poem, "Pagtatae dulot ng Pag-asang Panis"
Watch a staged reading of an excerpt from Bernice Dacara's play, "Puti"
Listen to Bern de Belen reading her poem, "listahan ng mga Makasalanan ayon sa Makapangyarihan"
Listen to Richell Flores reading his poem, "biyahe bago ang alas sais ng umaga"
Listen to Andy Reysio-Cruz reading an excerpt from his piece, "Be Like the Ants"
Watch a staged reading of an excerpt from Andie Villegas' play, "Clearly Gray". TW: Sexual Harassment.
Thank you for joining us in the culmination of the 25th Ateneo Heights Writers Workshop!
The Ateneo Heights Workshop Committee would like to thank the following panelists who shared their time and expertise to the fellows of the 25th Ateneo Heights Writers Workshop: Genevieve Asenjo, Christian Benitez, May Cardoso, Michael Coroza, Conchitina Cruz, Timothy Dacanay, Allan Derain, Christine Lao, Gabriela Lee, and Vincenz Serrano.
We would also like to thank our workshop deliberations committee: Reina Adriano, Carlo Flordeliza, Martina Herras, Jonnel Inojosa, Gabrielle Leung, Jose Mirabueno, and Joshua Uyheng for selecting the ten AHWW fellows.