Founder and Publisher of Kasingkasing Press
NOEL GALON, better known by his pen name Noel G. de Leon, is a founder and publisher of Kasingkasing Press, an alternative press with the primary aim of promoting West Visayan Literature. He is the author of Sanday Tay Alib kag Tay Amar and Ang Kuring ni Mayin, books for children in Hiligaynon. Recently, he won the Tula Category for his collection entitled Ang Mga Bata sa Panahon ng Ligalig of the 2018 Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature. He is full time faculty member at the U.P Visayas and teaches Filipino, and Creative Writing.
The session will focus on how independent and small publishers are thriving amidst the pandemic by using digital platforms and maximizing opportunities from book rights.
MODERATOR: Migz Anzures [independent-publishing]