Stories and Their Authors

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RIZA NICKAELLA POTIAN
GRADE 7 BRAHE

BACKGROUNDS ABOUT THE AUTHORS:

Amador Daguio
-was a poet, novelist and teacher during the pre-war. He was best known for his fictions and poems. He had published two volumes of poetry, "Bataan Harvest" and"The Flaming Lyre". He served as chief editor for the Philippine House of Representatives before he died in 1966.In 1952, he obtained his M.A. in English at Stanford U. as a Fulbright scholar. His thesis was a study and translation of Hudhud hi Aliguyon (Ifugao Harvest Song). In 1954, he obtained his Law degree from Romualdez Law College in Leyte. Daguio was editor and public relations officer in various offices in government and the military. He also taught for twenty-six years at the University of the East, U.P., and Philippine Women’s University. In 1973, six years after his death, Daguio was conferred the Republic Cultural Heritage Award N.V.M Gonzalez

He was born on 8 September 1915 in Romblon, Philippines.González, however, was raised in Mansalay, a southern town of the Philippine province of Oriental Mindoro. González was a son of a school supervisor and a teacher.He attended college at National University (Manila) but he was unable to finish his undergraduate degree. While in Manila, González wrote for the Philippine Graphic and later edited for the Evening News Magazine and Manila Chronicle. His first published essay appeared in the Philippine Graphic and his first poem in Poetry in 1934. Fernando M. Maramag

-Fernando M. Maramag became an editor of The Manila Tribune and was one of the most brilliant writers in English during his time. He was born on January 21, 1893 at Ilagan, Isabela. He was educated in Isabela highschool, Philipine Normal School, and University of the Philippines. The Rural Maid was one of his earlier poems. Maramag’s Moonlight on Manila Bay reflects the emotion of the persona who, as can be concluded in the first few lines of the poem, is most likely describing how the Manila Bay looks like during nighttime. Or perhaps, the persona is simply recalling the breathtaking seascape from memory and retelling it – either way, there is the concept of reminiscence and appreciation. However, one must also note the choice of words that the poet used in portraying the Manila Bay Carlos Bulosan

-Carlos Sampayan Bulosan (November 24, 1913 – September 11, 1956) was an English-language Filipino novelist and poet who spent most of his life in the United States. His best-known work is the semi-autobiographical America Is in the Heart.Carlos Bulosan was born to Ilocano parents in the Philippines in the rural village of Mangusmana, in the town of Binalonan, Pangasinan. Fernando María Guerrero (1873 — 1929) was a Fipino politician, journalist, lawyer and polyglot who became a significant figure during the Philippine's golden periliod of Spanish literature, a period ranging from 1890 to the outbreak of World War II in 1940.

RIZA NICKAELLA POTIAN
GRADE 7-BRAHE

THE WEDDING DANCE(Amador T. Daguio)
ELEMENTS:
Characters:Awiyao- a man who has a wife but decided to leave her even though its very hard for him, because of his needed of a child that he & his wife didn't achieve. Lumnay- a woman that fell inlove with a boy and laterly became his husband, but for the 7 harvests passed they still don't have a child. Madulimay- a woman that Awiyao decided to marry after Lumnay because of trying a chance to have a child Settings:

Time & Place : In the ancient time, they lived in a land and called it as a village. Theme:It's all about a true love that sacrified for her loved one. It's a story of a woman who loved so much and felt her life is unfair for being sad,desperate and broken-hearted just because of a law. So, she wasted her time to be happy, to remember their memories together and their love Plot:

There is a couple that decided to seperate, its not because of the lost of their love to each other but a sad thing that there is a law that a man...
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