CCP Intertextual Division Invites Literary Entries for Ani’s 43rd Edition


MANILA, Philippines—The CCP Intertextual Division is seeking literary works for the upcoming 43rd edition of Ani, CCP’s official literary journal. This volume will spotlight multilingual pieces centered around the theme of Zambales, with a focus on welcoming submissions from individuals with connections to the region, whether through birth, upbringing, residence, or current habitation.

Various forms of literary contributions are welcome including essays, poems, short fiction, children’s literature, and more, presented in Filipino, English, or any local Philippine language alongside a translation in either Filipino or English.

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All submissions must be original and previously unpublished, formatted in Arial font (12 pts), double-spaced on 8 1/2” x 11” paper, and accompanied by a brief author bio, photograph, home address, contact details, and tax identification number (TIN).

The deadline for submissions is May 31, 2024, with entries to be emailed to For additional inquiries, contact the CCP Intertextual Division via their Facebook Page or email. Please indicate “LITERARY SUBMISSION FOR ANI 43” in the subject line of your email.

Ani 43 will be distributed in both print and digital formats, with contributors affirming the originality of their works and compliance with intellectual property laws to CCP.