[SCHEDULE] Book launch, talks: ‘Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China’
MANILA, Philippines – Veteran journalist and Rappler editor-at-large Marites Dañguilan Vitug will launch on July 18 her book Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China, published by the Ateneo de Manila University Press.
Before and after the launch at the Ateneo, however, Vitug will be speaking in forums, where copies of the landmark book will be available.
Interested readers can listen to the author and buy Rock Solid at the following events:
July 12, Stratbase ADR Institute Forum
8:30 am, Manila Polo Club, Makati
- The forum – “Promoting a Rules-Based International System” – will be held on the second anniversary of the Philippines’ victory in its international maritime case against China. Supreme Court Justice Antonio Carpio will lead the panel of speakers.
July 18, Book Launch, Ateneo de Manila University
5 pm, First Pacific Hall, 5th Floow, Rizal Library
- Copies of the book will be available at the launch at a 10% discount (P490). After this, the book retails at P545 in leading bookstores.
July 25, Launch and Book Talk, Ortigas Foundation Library
4 pm, 2/F Ortigas Building, Ortigas cor. Meralco Avenue, Pasig City
- Call (02) 631-1231 local 187 to reserve a seat
August 3, Davao Book Launch
Organized by Mindanews, Konsensya Dabaw, Ateneo de Davao University College of Law
Venue: ADDU College of Law (time to be determined)
August (date to be finalized), Australia Book Launch
Organized by the Philippines Project
Venue: Australia National University, Canberra
September (3rd week), Cebu Book Launch
Sponsored by the University of San Carlos College of Law and IBP Cebu
Venue: University of San Carlos
Bookmark this page for updates on additional talks and launches. – Rappler.com