• SHORT STORY (philippine literature)
    A short story is a brief work of literature, usually written in narrative prose. Emerging from earlier oral storytelling traditions in the 17th century, the short story has grown to encompass a body of work so diverse as to defy easy characterization. At its most prototypical the short...
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  • Philippine literature
    Literature—Philippines Literature—Philippines Philippine literature, written in Filipino, English, Spanish, and Philippine languages (e.g., Cebuan, Ilocano, Tagalog, Hiligaynon, Pampangan, Hanunuo-Mangyan, and Bontok), has been influenced by colonization, economic and social systems
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  • Philippine literature today: a view from afar by h.o. santos
    ET me begin by telling you about my background and what I did to learn about Philippine literature. This will give you an idea of how my impressions may have come about. I started writing fiction about four years ago. Prior to that, I had read very few short stories, and only a handful of them we
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  • Juan osong play
    JUAN OSONG (Bicol Literature – Folktale) The mayor of the town where Juan Osong lived once ordered the town crier to announce a new ordinance that no one should be found walking in the street by ten o’clock at night. But as Juan was still in the street by ten o’clock, he crawled. He was seen
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  • Philippine literature
    x1.)October 2009 Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Beach in Cebu Province, Philippines, April 23, 2006. [© AP Images] PROFILE OFFICIAL NAME: Republic of the Philippines Geography Area: 300,000 sq. km. (117,187 sq. mi.). Major cities (2007 estimate): Capital--Manila (pop. 11.55 mi
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  • Philippine literature
    Literature 1. Literature is the art of written works, and is not bound to published sources. The word literature means "acquaintance with letters”. The two most basic written literary categories include fiction and non fiction. a) Etymology- late 14c., from L. lit(t)eratura "learning, writ
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  • Philippine literature part i
    Philippine Literature Part I – The Historical Background of Philippine Literature   Chapter 1 Introduction to the Study of Literature   Definition of Literature:   The word literature is derived from the Latin term litera which means letter. It has been defined differently
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    Sonnet to a Pilgrim SoulBy Santiago B. VillafaniaWhen the sun gilds the sky in the morning And deep darkness makes a noble retreat O hear the music in the air fleeting For you can never recapture the beatWhen the morning spreads her warm golden wings And the sapphire sky is wordlessly deep Look yond
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  • Philippine literature
    The Boy Called Juan Pusong (Ang Bata Nga Si Juan Pusong) (english version) Once there was a boy whose name was Juan Pusong. He was very mischievous. One day he went to the fields to see the cows of the King. He thought of playing a prank on the King. He cut the tails of several cows and then
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  • Philippine literature
    Philippine Literature Part I – The Historical Background of Philippine Literature Chapter 1 Introduction to the Study of Literature Definition of Literature: The word literature is derived from the Latin term litera which means letter. It has been defined differently by various writers
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  • Philippine literature during the japanese era
    Philippine Literature during the Japanese Era Background During the Japanese Occupation, when Tagalog was favored by the Japanese military authority, writing in English was consigned to limbo. It picked up after the war, however, with a fervor and drive for excellence that continue to this day. St
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    GENERAL TYPES OF LITERATURE Literature can generally be divided into two types: prose and poetry. Prose consists of those written within the common flow of conversation in sentences and paragraphs, while poetry refers to those expressions in verse, with measure and rhyme, line and stanza and has
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  • philippine literature
     Comprises oral lore identifiably pre-colonial in provenance and works that circulate within contemporary communities of tribal Filipinos, or among lowland Filipinos that have maintained their links with the culture of their non-Islamic or non-Christian ancestors According to scholar...
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  • Philippine Literature
    PHILIPPINE LITERATURE (TIMELINE) john harold bagay AB-Psychology Mrs. Medina Philippine Literature Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side-by-side with the country’s history. Literature had started with fables and legends made by the...
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  • History of philippine literature
    The diversity and richness of Philippine literature evolved side by side with the country's history. This can best be appreciated in the context of the country's pre-colonial cultural traditions and the socio-political histories of its colonial and contemporary traditions. During the Comm
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  • Philippine literature
    ------------------------------------------------- A Brief History of Philippine Literature in English I.                    Pre-Colonial Period -          Consisted of early Filipino literature passed down orally; oral pieces have a communal authorship – it wa
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  • Pina colada analysis - philippine literature
    Josevee Sapphire C. Dagdag Philippine Literature Piña Colada By H.O. Santos Setting The story took place in America and it seems the time frame is in the year where cellular phones and other high tech gadgets are not yet in fashion; more likely in the time of 80s to 90s. Characters Ben
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  • Critical analysis of philippine literature
    Critical Analysis of Philippine Literature Geyluv (1991): Honorio Bartolome De Dios Geyluv is a story about two men with a different sexual orientation. Benjie, a gay man falls in love with his close straight friend mike. Benjie confessed his love for mike then follows a flashback on how they me
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  • Understanding ourselves through philippine literature
    |MAGBANUA, Izah Luz R. |April 17, 2013 | |BSBA-MKTG / 20120106 |Final Paper | |PHIL.LIT
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  • Philippine literature
    PRE-SPANISH PERIOD HISTORICAL BACKGROUND Long time before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed onPhilippine shores, our forefathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race. Our ancient literature shows our customs and traditions in everyday life as tra
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