The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Intertextual Division is now accepting literary submissions for the 43rd edition of Ani, the official literary journal of CCP. The latest volume will feature multilingual literary works with the theme Zambales, preferably from writers who were born, raised, lived, or currently living in Zambales.

Literary contributions may be in the form of essays, poems, short fiction, works for children, and other genres. Submissions may be in Filipino, English, and local languages of the Philippines, accompanied by a translation in either Filipino or English.

43rd Ani
Your literary piece can be a part of the 43rd Ani.

Submissions must be original and unpublished. The entries should be submitted in Arial font (12 pts), double-spaced in 8 1/2” x 11” paper size, with a short bio note of at least 3-5 sentences, photo, home address, contact details, and tax identification number (TIN) of the author.

The deadline for submissions is on May 31, 2024. Contributions must be emailed to For more information, send a message to the CCP Intertextual Division via Facebook Page or email. Please submit your entries using the subject line, LITERARY SUBMISSION FOR ANI 43.

Ani 43 will be published in both print and digital editions. The creators assure the CCP that all of their submissions are their own original works, and that no copyright infringement was intended, and that intellectual property law is adhered to.

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