• Philits
    period is religious prose and poetry and secular prose and poetry. 6) Religious lyrics during the Spanish period were included in early catechism and were used to teach Filipinos the Spanish language. Meditative verse is another form of religious lyrics because it has no fixed meter nor rime...
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  • Tagalog Literature: History and Tradition
    Bonifacio founded the Katipunan, a revolutionary organization that sought total independence from the Spanish yoke. Even the revolutionary struggle of the people was guided by the light of literature. Bonifacio and Emilio Jacinto, his close associate in the revolutionary struggle were men of...
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  • Literature: a Tool for Philippine Liberation
    INTRODUCTION Literature reflects the culture of a nation. It can serve as a tool to express a feeling and emotion. Remember during the Spanish regime, Rizal exploited the functions of literature. His two novels, Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo contained a lot of subversive themes that...
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  • Wala Lang
    the language, resulting in a very small population of people capable of understanding the literary works. The literary genres that flourished during the American Period were poetry, sarswela, short story, and the novel. Poetry was written in the three languages - Filipino, Spanish, English, and in...
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  • Spanish Era
    . Inspired by Rizal and his two novels were Andres Bonifacio (1863-1897) and his closest aide, Emilio Jacinto (1875-1899). Both were writers and social critics who were profoundly influenced by the liberal ideas of the French enlightenment. The Philippne revolutionary period also had its share...
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  • Draft
    Republica Pilipina 4. La Libertad THE AMERICAN REGIME (1898-1941) The different forms of literature during this period were news reporting, poetry, stories, plays, essays, novels, etc. These depicted the Filipino writers’ love of country and their longing for independence. Newspapers...
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  • Literary Forms in Related Literature
    , from the awit and korido, would continue in the novels of Magdalena Jalandoni. But patriotic writing continued under the new colonialists. These appeared in the vernacular poems and modern adaptations of works during the Spanish period and which further maintained the Spanish tradition.   The...
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  • Philippine Lit
    Revolution The noted leaders of this period were Andres Bonifacio, Emilio Jacinto and Apolinario Mabini. These are their contributions to our country. ANDRES BONIFACIO Andres Bonifacio is best known as the Father of Filipino Democracy, but more than others, as the Father of the Katipunan because he led...
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  • Chapter 1 Philippine Lit.
    . Literature from this period may be classified as religious prose and poetry and secular prose and poetry. Religious lyrics written by ladino poets or those versed in both Spanish and Tagalog were included in early catechism and were used to teach Filipinos the Spanish language. Another type of...
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  • American Regime - Philippine Literature
    – Severino Reyes 3 GROUPS OF WRITERS THAT CONTRIBUTED TO PHILIPPINE LITERATURE DURING THIS PERIOD A. Writers in Spanish – honoring Rizal and other heroes B. Writers in Tagalog – conditions of the country, one's native tongue C. Writers in English – imitation of American themes and methods A...
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  • Phillipine Literary Periods
    INTRODUCTON 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...
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  • Philippine Literature Part I
    four to twelve syllables. Chapter 3 The Spanish Period (1565-1898)  Historical Background   It is an accepted belief that the Spanish colonization of the Philippines started in 1565 during the time of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, the first Spanish governor-general in the Philippines. Literature...
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  • Life and Times of Andres Bonifacio
    . According to literary critic Bienvenido Lumbera, poetry composed by ilustrados like Marcelo H. del Pilar during the period of the Reform Movement employed popular literary forms such as the duplo, a verbal joust in improvised versification, retaining its romantic air but encapsulating a witty...
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  • Philippine Literature
    because distinction is not clear. Exercises 1. The first spanish governor-general in the Philippines. 2-3 What are the changes occured in the lives of the Filipinos during the Spanish Period? 4. 5. 6. The first Filipino Alphabet. This was the first book printed in the Philippines in 1593 in...
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  • Philippine Literature
    governor-general in the Philippines.  2-3 What are the changes occured in the lives of the Filipinos during the Spanish Period?  4. The first Filipino Alphabet.  5. This was the first book printed in the Philippines in 1593 in xylography.  6. This is a book about the life and sufferings of Jesus...
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  • Rizal and Other Heroes
    SUMMARY: RIZAL AND THE OTHER HEROES: José Rizal was a Filipino polymath, nationalist and the most prominent advocate for reforms in the Philippines during the Spanish colonial era and its eventual independence from Spain. He is considered a national hero and the anniversary of Rizal's death is...
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  • Philippine Literature
    language. Literature from this period may be classified as religious prose and poetry and secular prose and poetry. Religious lyrics written by ladino poets or those versed in both Spanish and Tagalog were included in early catechism and were used to teach Filipinos the Spanish language. Another type...
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  • Echosei's Channel
    Spanish period and which further maintained the Spanish tradition.   The American Colonial Period        A new set of colonizers brought about new changes in Philippine literature. New literary forms such as free verse [in poetry], the modern short story and the critical essay were introduced...
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  • Literature
    The Spanish Period (1565- 1898)  Historical Background It is an accepted belief that the Spanish colonization of the Philippinesstarted in 1565 during the time of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi the first Spanish governor-general in the Philippines. Literature started to flourish during his...
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  • Philippine Literature
    . Folk Songs. Folk songs are one of the oldest forms of Philippine literature that emerged in the pre-Spanish period. These songs mirrored the early forms of culture. Many of these have 12 syllables. Other forms of Pre-Spanish Poetry Pre-Spanish poetry consists of epigrams, riddles, maxims and...
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