Organizers

The Convenors

 

JUDY CELINE ICK, Ph.D.
Department of English and Comparative Literature
College of Arts and Letters
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City 1101 PH

 

 

 

 

 

RICARDO G. ABAD, Ph.D.
Office of the Artistic Director, Areté
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights Quezon City 1108 PH

 

 

 

 

 


Organizing Institutions


ASIAN SHAKESPEARE ASSOCIATION

The Asian Shakespeare Association, a non-profit, non-government organization dedicated to researching, producing, teaching, translating, and promoting Shakespeare from an Asian perspective.
The ASA holds biannual conferences in Asian locations. These events consist of keynote addresses, panel sessions, seminars, workshops, performances, screenings, and other special events.


 

DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH AND COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

College of Arts and Letters, University of the Philippines Diliman

For over a century, the Department of English and Comparative Literature (DECL) of the University of the Philippines has been developing and teaching essential courses in English; producing groundbreaking scholarship in language and literature; and fostering writers to become among the best in the country.


 

DEPARTMENT OF FINE ARTS

School of Humanities, Ateneo de Manila University

The Department of Fine Arts continues the Ateneo’s distinguished tradition in creative writing, theater arts, and visual arts. It upholds artistic excellence shaped by a rigorous practice of craft, a critical appreciation of theory and history, and a heightened sense of imagination and expression. Moreover, it values all these in the context of the Filipino sensibility and service to others.