The National Committee on Literary Arts (NCLA), under the Subcommission on the Arts (SCA), is one of the 19 national committees of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the cultural arm of the government. It is composed of individual and institutional members from the literary arts. It is mandated to promote the appreciation of Philippine literature and to develop a sense of nationhood among Filipino writers.
Empowerment of writers and readers in all Philippine languages through the formation of a national literature and a national community of writers and readers.
Develop an enriched and broadly-based national literature out of the country’s constituent literary traditions.
|Christine F. Godinez-Ortega, PhD||Head||Iligan City|
|Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo, PhD||Vice Head||Quezon City|
|Isidro M. Cruz||Secretary||Iloilo City|
|Ms. Jhoanna Lynn B. Cruz||Asst. Secretary||Davao City|
|Ms. Maria Carmen A. Sarmiento||ExeCon Member||Quezon City|
|Mr. Allan C. Popa||ExeCon Member||Quezon City|
|Ms. Elizabeth M. Raquel||ExeCon Member||Ilocos Norte|
|Mr. Higino Francisico V. Penones Jr.||ExeCon Member||Camarines Sur|
|Hope S. Yu, PhD||ExeCon Member||Mandaue City, Cebu|
|Fr. Albert E. Alejo, SJ, PhD.||ExeCon Member||Zamboanga City|