• Philippine Martial Law
    with Balikwas: Literature under Martial Law (1972-1986).   Both exhibits are under PIGLAS, a series of art events organized by the Cultural Center of the Philippines to mark the 40th year since then-President Ferdinand Marcos declared Martial Law in 1972.   Like others born after Martial Law, I’d been...
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  • Philippine Literature
    Literature Under the Republic (1946-1985) The Japanese occupation leaves the Philippine economy in ruins and it seemed that massive foreign aid could rebuild it. With the life of the Filipinos hanging in the balance because of hunger, insecurity and terror. Many Filipinos resorted to collaborating with...
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  • Cultures
    The culture of the Philippines reflects the country's complex history. It is a blend of the Malayo-Polynesian and Hispanic cultures, with influence from Chinese, Indians, Arabs, and other Asian cultures. The Philippines was first settled by Melanesians, today they preserve a very traditional way of...
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  • Chaydocuments
    in the turbulent Martial Law era in Philippine history. In the 1970's, the Republic of the Philippines was under the rule of then President Ferdinand Marcos. On September 21, 1972, Marcos declared Martial Law which placed the country under the rule of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, but kept himself...
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  • Amalayer
    Philippine literature is the literature associated with the Philippines and includes the legends of prehistory, and the colonial legacy of the Philippines. Most of the notable literature of the Philippines was written during the Spanish period and the first half of the 20th century in Spanish language...
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  • Nick Joaquin
    Nick Joaquin was born in Paco on Calle Herran, as the the son of Leocadio Y. Joaquin, a lawyer and a colonel of the Philippine Revolution, and Salome Marquez, a schoolteacher. After three years of secondary education at the Mapa High School, Joaquin dropped out of school to work on Manila's waterfront...
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  • The Period of New Society
    With the declaration of Martial Law, President Marcos popularized the New Society which he claimed was envisioned to carry out a meaningful social change. In order to create a positive image in the public consciousness as well as in the local and foreign media that he was serious in effecting these changes...
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  • Dekada 70's
    Educational Background Lualhati Bautista finished her high school at Torres High School year 1958. She took Journalism major at Lyceum of the Philippines but she did not finish it (drop out before she finish her first year). e. Profession Lualhati Bautista is a novelist and a screen writer....
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  • Education
    Education in the Philippines Education in the Philippines is based on the education system of the United States, with some variations. Generally, compulsory elementary education runs for 6 years, while secondary education takes 4 years. After high school there are vocational courses or colleges which...
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  • History of Philippine Cinema
    REEL TO REAL: THE HISTORY OF PHILIPPINE FILMS Introduction The youngest of the Philippine arts, film has evolved to become the most popular of all the art forms. Introduced only in 1897, films have ranged from silent movies to talkies; black and white to color. Outpacing its predecessors by gaining...
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  • Ajo Studies
    ------------------------------------------------- Literature Early works of Japanese literature were heavily influenced by cultural contact with China and Chinese literature, often written in Classical Chinese. Indian literature also had an influence through the diffusion ofBuddhism in Japan. Eventually, Japanese literature developed into...
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  • Nick Joaquin
    Philippine novelist, poet, playwright, and essayist writing in English, the National Artist for Literature. Joaquin is widely considered the best postwar author in his country. He has written largely about the Spanish colonial period and the diverse heritage of the Filipino people. Often he deals with...
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  • resume and guerilla as a poet
    A. Bonifacio Avenue, Tibanga, Iligan City 9200 Philippines September 15, 2019 Mrs. Rosemarie Doll Hiring Director Ninoy Aquino International Airport 1 2009 Pampanga Dear Mrs. Doll, I would like to put my name forward for your Cabin Crew vacancy which was recently advertised on the Dayjob...
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  • Development of Dance and Music in the Philippines
    Development of Philippine Literature According to Atienza, Ramos, Salazar and Nazal in their book Panitikang Pilipino, “true literature is a piece of written work which is undying. It expresses the feelings and emotions of people in response to his everyday efforts to live, to be happy in his environment...
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  • term paper
    I. INTRODUCTION Literature, in its broadest sense, is any written work; etymologically the term derives from Latinliteratura/litteratura "writing formed with letters", although some definitions include spoken or sung texts. More restrictively, it is writing that possesses literary merit, and...
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  • Historical Biographical Analysis on “Another Invitation to the Pope to Visit Tondo”
    Emmanuel Torres is a poet, art critic, professor of English and Comparative Literature at the Ateneo de Manila and curator of its art museum who was born on April 29, 1932 in Manila. He was born on the Third Republic of the Philippines when the country was already considered independent. He witnessed the administration...
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  • Mondzkie's piece
    The history of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans using rafts or primitive boats, at least 67,000 years ago as the 2007 discovery of Callao Man showed.[1] The first recorded visit from the West is the arrival of Ferdinand Magellan, who sighted the island of Samar...
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  • The Literary History of the Philippines: a Timeline
    Literary History of the Philippines Timeline Significant Events * In this era, the literature of the early Filipinos can be divided into two: floating or oral literature. * Singing and chanting were the main means for preserving and transmitting the history, belief, culture and traditions...
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  • Themes of Filipino Komiks Short Stories: a Content Analysis Themes of Filipino Komiks Short Stories: a Content Analysis Themes of Filipino Komiks Short Stories: a Content Analysis
    comic books, thereafter referred to in its vernacular form, "komiks." The study sampled 30 komiks from two of the top komiks publishers in the Philippines. There were 10 samples of EXTRA (Special) komiks by the Atlas Publishing Company, thereafter referred to as "Atlas Publishing," and 20 samples of...
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  • The Presidents
    You are here: Home The Philippines History Filipino Presidents - Biography and Accomplishments Main Menu TagalogLang.com Basic Tagalog Romantic Tagalog Philippine Literature Filipino Music Filipino Culture Filipino Food The Philippines Tagalog Quizzes ...
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