• Rolando Santos Tinio
    ------------------------------------------------- Rolando Tinio Rolando Santos Tinio (March 5, 1937 – July 7, 1997) was a Filipino poet, dramatist, director, actor, critic, essayist andeducator ------------------------------------------------- Biography Rolando Tinio is a Philippine National...
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  • Papers
    novelist, writer, journalist | Nationality |  Filipino | Ethnicity | Ilocano | Alma mater | University of Santo Tomas(dropped out) | Period | 1962 - present | Genres | Non-fiction | Literary movement | Philippine literature in English | Notable work(s) | The "Rosales Saga" Novels...
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  • Rizal's Chinese Overcoat
    , Manila, Philippines; Filipino citizen; businessman by profession; history and culture enthusiast, life member of the Philippine National Historical Society; freelance writer and contributor to local Chinese dailies; has so far authored and published two books in Chinese: 《博土經》上下卷 (Bo Tu Jing...
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  • Marquez Benitez
    -story writing and had become an influential figure to many Filipino writers in the English language, such as Loreto Paras-Sulit, Paz M. Latorena, Arturo Belleza Rotor, Bienvenido N. Santos and Francisco Arcellana. The annually held Paz Marquez-Benitez Lectures in the Philippines honors her memory by...
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  • Cfile
    closely studied among Filipino writers. -Teaching Career: (1950) a.University of Sto. Thomas b.Philippine Women's University c.University of the Phil. for 18 years, Gonzalez was only one of two people to teach there without holding a degree...
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  • American Regime - Philippine Literature
    LAOAG by Proceso Sebastian PERIOD OF IMITATION 1919 UP College Folio published the works of the First Filipino Writers in English Writers of UP College Folio Fernando Maramag (the best editorial writer of this period) Juan F. Salazar Jose M. Hernandez Vicente del Fierro Francisco M. Africa...
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  • Gaspar Aquino de Belen
    Biography of Gaspar Aquino de Belén Gaspar Aquino de Belén is a Filipina poet and translator of the 17th century, author in particular of Pasyon, a famous poetic of passion, died narration and resurrection of Christ. Filipino natives, generally were not taught Spanish, but the bilingual...
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  • Litbook Report
    Márquez-Benítez From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Paz Márquez-Benítez (1894–1983) was a Filipina short-story writer.[1][2] ------------------------------------------------- Biography Born in 1894 in Lucena City, Quezon, Marquez - Benítez authored the first Filipino modernEnglish-language...
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  • How May
    , another seminal Filipino writer in English, recalls often seeing him in the National Library, which was then in the basement of what is now the National Museum. "you couldn't miss him", Jose describes Arguilla, "because he had this black patch on his cheek, a birthmark or an overgrown mole. He was...
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  • Jose Garcia Villa
    writer apart from his professional excellence. Jose Garcia Villa is one of the most eminent Filipino writers of all times, and the Rizal Library and the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies collaborated to bring to the Ateneo de Manila University a collection of Villa’s books and papers from his...
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  • Rizal's life
    didn’t show clearly the Rizal’s biography. 7. Reaction. The movie was good enough it gives a lot of knowledge and it made me realize that the life of Jose Rizal was not easy. The writers, cinematographer, editors and director surely were efficiently prepared in making the movie, as evidence by...
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  • Tagalog Literature: History and Tradition
    Landicho is one of the most-awarded writer in the Philippines. He writes poetry, short fiction, drama, essays, biographies and literature for children. A professor of creative writing and journalism in Filipino at the University of the Philippines, he has authored more than 30 books, including four...
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  • Character of Corazon Aquino as a Filipino Woman in the Biography by Lucy Komisar
    hundred years after the Spaniards conquest of the Philippines, the Filipino woman has come full circle. She is now able to cooperate more effectively with men with the realization of common aspirations—a better world to live in, governed by the principles of justice and good will. Many writers...
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  • Philippine Literature
    the Philippines assimilation of US culture – the program actually aimed a 2-way exchange of culture, but this did not actually happen. This was the time when Filipino artist, writers, and musicians were given a chance to go to the US to learn about the country, they also were given lecturing...
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  • Region 1
    role in the development of Iloko literature. At present, it publishes poems (daniw), short stories (sarita), novels (nobela), essays (salaysay), comics, biographies, folktales and many others including what some call avant garde literary output. It is the only magazine where Ilokano writers hope to...
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  • N.V.M Gonzalez
    BIOGRAPHY OF N.V.M GONZALEZ Nestor Vicente Madali Gonzalez, familiarly known as simply "N.V.M.," was born on September 8, 1915 in Romblon, Romblon and moved to Mindoro at the age of five. The son of a school supervisor and a teacher, Gonzalez helped his father by delivering meat door-to-door...
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  • Draft
    Filipino writer who escaped censorship of the press during the last day of the Spanish colonization. His writings: x. Ninay – first social novel in Spanish by a Filipino xi. A Mi Madre xii. Sampaguita y Poesias Varias – collection of his poems d. Jose Ma...
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  • Ang Kaisipanjg Pilipino Batay Sa Sini9Ng Biswal by Alice Guilermo
    include the internationally acclaimed novel, When the Rainbow Goddess Wept, Woman with Horns and Other Stories and Philippine Woman in America. She is the editor of the anthology Fiction by Filipinos in America and teaches creative writing at the Writers' Program of UCLA Extension. Biography She...
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  • Literary Criticisms
    of the Philippines. * 1929 – The First Filipino Novel in English was A Child of Sorrow. And His Awakening by Ernest Lopez. * 1900 – 1930 – Significant writing of Essays, Short Stories, and Poems. Essays. The essay was a popular form of expression for the early writers. As early as 1926...
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  • Republic Act No
    . Instead of raising arms, he embedded in the Filipino an idea. Unlike warriors, an idea cannot be killed. It is this reason why Jose Rizal is the national hero of the Philippines.2. Showing the Filipino PotentialRizal was a brilliant writer and poet. He was able to speak several languages and highly...
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