The forum, which may also serve as a crash course on alternative modes of publishing, will have as it discussants Adam David, a poet who has published his works "alternatively;" Gilbert Monsanto, owner of independent publishing outfit Sacred Mountain; and Joey Blanco, general manager of Ultraprint.
The event is free, open to the public and is part of Mapping the Mind, a series of events celebrating Ortigas Foundation's anniversary month. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0917-6934821.
2. U.P. FILM INSTITUTE, in cooperation with Dulaang UP Baguio & College of Arts and Communication & Baguio Writers Group, invite everyone to Baguio Found Stories: Advanced Scriptwriting Workshop with Bing Lao. The workshop is open to all; no script requirement.
Take the next step with multi-awarded screenwriter and script consultant Armando "Bing" Lao, whose works include Brillante Mendoza’s "Kinatay," Jeffrey Jeturian’s "Tuhog" Chito Rono’s "Itanong Mo sa Buwan."
The workshop is on April 5–10 (6 days), 1-4 p.m. (total of 18 hours), at UP Baguio. Course fee is P4,000, excluding transportation, lodging and meals. A P500 down payment is required to ensure a slot. Ten percent off for those who register (fully paid) before March 12, 2010.
Drop by UP Film Institute, 2/F Cine Adarna bldg. Magsaysay and Osmena Avenues, UP Diliman, QC. (Office hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m.) For Inquiries, call 9250286, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.upfilminstitute.net