Application deadline for 2012 UST J. Elizalde Navarro Nat'l Workshop in Criticism on the Arts and Humanities: March 30, 2012

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If there are any writers/students/academics/scholars out there who usually write about  theater or theater practitioners who write about theater, you should try applying for this workshop.

The workshop discusses critical theories (that have been derived from the evaluation of/usually used for literature) applied to all the arts and humanities, depending on the interest/s of the applicants and their submitted entries, including theater/performance/performativity, among others.


The University of Santo Tomas
is now accepting applications
to the
2012 University of Santo Tomas-J. Elizalde Navarro National Workshop
in Criticism on the Arts and Humanities
DEADLINE: March 30, 2012

To be held this year in Baguio City May 27-June 2, the workshop is organized by the Varsitarian, the 84-year-old official student publication of UST. This year’s workshop is co-sponsored by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).

It is held in honor of the late National Artist for the Visual Arts and art critic J. Elizalde Navarro, who was art editor and critic-poet of the Varsitarian during his student days. The workshop began in 2009.

This year, fellowships will be given to 12 promising young critics who would like to enhance their analytical, research, and writing skills.

To apply
Applicants should submit a scholarly, properly documented, critical essay (15-25 pages, double-spaced, Times New Roman font, 12-point font) on the art forms (painting, sculpture, architecture, dance, drama, music, film, and literature) on or before March 30, 2012.

Manuscripts should be submitted in hard copy and on CD, preferably MS Word, together with an updated resumé, a recommendation letter from an academic mentor or art critic, a certification that the work is original, and two 2x2 ID pictures.

Address all applications to 
Ferdinand M. Lopez, associate professor
Ralph Semino Galán, assistant professor
Workshop Convenors
2012 University of Santo Tomas-J. Elizalde Navarro National Workshop
Faculty of Arts and Letters
University of Santo Tomas, España Street, Sampaloc, Manila.

E-mail for further details.

Fellows for 2011:

Fellows for 2010:

Fellows for 2009:

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