• Three Generations
    | A Brief Biography of Nick JoaquinNicomedes Márquez Joaquín, best known as Nick Joaquin (May 4, 1917–April 29, 2004), was a Filipino writer, historian and journalist, best known for his short stories and novels. He was also one of the National Artists of the Philippines for...
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  • Biography of Nick Joaquin
    BIOGRAPHY Nicomedes Márquez Joaquín, or Nick Joaquín was born in Paco District Paco, Manila. He dropped out of high school and did odd jobs on Manila's waterfront and elsewhere. He taught himself by reading widely at the National Library of the Philippines and the library of his father, Leocadio...
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  • Anatomy of the Anti Hero
    NAME: ESMULA, WAJIHA A. PROF. MARIETTA DUBLIN SECTION: BSN310 RIZAL/ 1:30-3:00 ANATOMY OF THE ANTI-HERO BY: NICK JOAQUIN I. What is the essay all about? Joaquin examines two portraits of Rizal. The first is that of León Guerrero's momentous biography, The First Filipino in...
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  • Jose Garcia Villa
    Cummings, Nick Joaquin, and some of his other idols and friends in the literature field were also there. Villa supposedly decided to be a writer after he had read Cumming’s works, and Villa’s personal favorite from Cumming’s work was exhibited. Sherwood Anderson was also one of his influences. It was...
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  • Local Color
    significant writers. Manuel E. Arguilla wrote excellent stories about the people of Nagrebcan in How My Brother Leon Brought a Wife and Other Stories. Delfin Fresnosa vividly depicted the hardships of the poor. In his short stories Nick Joaquin included allegories of cultural and moral situations in...
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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...
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  • Nick Joaquin
    BIOGRAPHY of Nick Joaquín Resil B. Mojares He was the greatest Filipino writer of his generation. Over six decades and a half, he produced a body of work unmatched in richness and range by any of his contemporaries. Living a life wholly devoted to the craft of conjuring a world through words, he...
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  • nothing
    . The wife of Pablo Cabading was an underdog to his husband Pablo Cabading. II. 1. Author: Nick Joaquin 2. Biography: Nick Joaquin, by name of Nicomedes Joaquin   (born May 4, 1917, Paco, Manila, Phil.—died April 29, 2004, San Juan, Phil.), Filipino novelist, poet, playwright, essayist...
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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...
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  • The Woman Had Two Navel
    Manila|San Juan, Metro Manila. At the time of his death, Nick Joaquín was editor of Philippine Graphic magazine and publisher of its sister publication, Mirror Weekly, a women’s magazine. He also wrote columns (“Small Beer”) for the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Isyu, an opinion tabloid. Joaquín...
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  • The Sweet Temptation
    time of his death, Nick Joaquín was editor of Philippine Graphic magazine and publisher of its sister publication, Mirror Weekly, a women's magazine. He also wrote columns ("Small Beer") for the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Isyu, an opinion tabloid. Joaquín deeply admired José Rizal, the...
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  • Summer Solstice
    literary artist of the philippines; no filipino now writing matches his stories in power and beauty... and when i imagine nick joaquin, i see a fatherly figure sitting quietly in a corner enjoying beer with hemingway and you DO NOT approach him unless you've got an important thing to say. i hope...
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  • About Nick Joaquin
    About Nick Joaquin Nicomedes Marquez Joaquin (May 4, 1917–April 29, 2004) was a Filipino writer, historian and journalist, best known for his short stories and novels in the English language. He also wrote using the pen name Quijano de Manila. Joaquin was conferred the rank and title of National...
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  • Summer Solstice by Nick Joaquin
    books to last him a lifetime. And this is where his legacy to all Filipinos started. After-all, most great writers are great readers, too. And Nick is just like that. Nick was born on May 4, 1917 at Paco Manila. His father, Leocadio Joaquin, was the one who had greatly influenced his interest in books...
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  • the woman who had two navels
     EVIA, Aeenah Eunice M. III-BS. Medical Technology THE WOMAN WHO HAD TWO NAVELS By; Nick Joaquin\ Nicomedes Marquez Joaquín was a Filipino writer, historian and journalist, best known for his short stories andnovels in the English language. He also wrote using the pen name Quijano...
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  • assignment
    Love in his time. ANG ISANG PUNONGKAHOY (A TREE), an elegy, is believed to be hismasterpiece. 23. AMADO V. HERNANDEZAmado V. Hernandez was dubbed Makata ngmga Manggagawa (Poet of the Laborers) inour literature because he pictures in hispoem the intense love for the poor worker orlaborer. To him, a...
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  • The House on Zapote Street
     THE HOUSE ON ZAPOTE STREET Nick Joaquin Background of the Author Nick Joaquin was born in Manila on May 4, 1917 Quijano de Manila is his pen name He started writing before the war and his first story, “Three Generations” has been hailed as a masterpiece. He has been recipient of...
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  • Jose Rizal : Re-Discovering the Revolutionary Filipino Hero in the Age of Terrorism
    poverty, official criminality, and imperial wars in the 1950s and 1960s, especially the brutal campaign against the Huks, liberty for whom? Liberty for what? Of course, one cannot fault Guerrero for being a product of his own milieu. Just as one cannot criticize Nick Joaquin for being a diehard apologist...
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  • Pilipinong Manunulat
    Joaquín was born in Paco, Manila, one of the ten children of Leocadio, a colonel under General Emilio Aguinaldo in the 1896 Revolution, and Salome Marquez, a teacher of English and Spanish. Being read poems and stories by his mother, Joaquin taught himself by reading widely at the National Library...
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  • Phillipine Literary Periods
    painter. [pic]Nick Joaquin Poet, fictionist, essayist, biographer, playwright, and National Artist, decided to quit after three years of secondary education at the Mapa High School. Classroom work simply bored him. He thought his teachers didn't know enough. He discovered...
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