• The Key
    THE SMALL KEY by Paz Latorena It is about a woman named Soledad who is married to a man named Pedro Buhay. They live on a farm. One morning Soledad finds herself knowing that the farm will produce plenty but that she still had some inner feeling of discontent. She planned to mend some of her husband's...
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  • The Small Key
    THE SMALL KEY "The Small Key" is a short story by Philipino author Paz Latorena. It is about a woman named Soledad who is married to a man named Pedro Buhay. They live on a farm. One morning Soledad finds herself knowing that the farm will produce plenty but that she still had some inner feeling...
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  • Reaction Paper Small Key
    “The Small Key” tells someone that no relationship is perfect it is a matter of a couple handle a certain misunderstanding. Pedro forgave her wife not even thinking twice. For me, that’s the essence of love, being ready to forgive and forget just to save the relationship. The story “The Small Key”...
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  • The Image of Filipino Women in Litearature
    The image of Filipino women has been very well represented through literary works by local authors like Paz Latorena (The Small Key), Amador T. Daguio (Wedding Dance), Arturo B. Rotor (Zita), Paz Marquez-Benitez (Dead Stars), Aida Rivera-Ford Love in the Cornhusks), Kerima Polotan-Tuvera (The Virgin)...
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  • America Is in the Heart
    its shore in an attempt to find the lives they were meant to live. The Small Key Summary "The Small Key" is a beautiful account of the feeling of a man, whose first wife died, and his second wife.   As the story opens Latorena describes in a few lines the rural setting of the story.  The man and his...
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  • philippine literature
    the Western Stars (Angela Manalang Gloria) 9. Two Brothers (Rony Diaz) 10. Youth (Maximo Ramos) 11. A Night in the Hills (Paz Marquez Benitez) 12. The Small key (Paz Latorena) The Last Chantey "And there was no more sea." Thus said The Lord in the Vault above...
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  • Loev
    GENDER RELATIONS AND THE FILIPINO Unit Introduction “The Other Woman” – Norma Miraflor “Dead Stars” – Paz Marquez Benitez “The Conversion” – J. Neil Garcia “The Small Key” – Paz Latorena WEEK 9 PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION WEEK 10 UNIT 8: REPRESENTING DEATH AND THE FILIPINO Unit...
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  • IMAGES OF FILIPINO WOMEN IN SELECTED SHORT STORIES
    Faur Jona Joyce Azucena II – 1 BSE- ENGLISH A.Y 2014 - 2015 “IMAGES OF FILIPINO WOMEN IN SELECTED SHORT STORIES” Title: Dead Stars By: Paz Marquez Benitez Female Characters: Esperanza – engaged for four years and then became the wife of Alfredo Salazar. She is a homely woman, literal-minded...
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  • The Small Key
    THE SMALL KEY by Paz latorena It was very warm. The sun, up above a sky that was all blue and tremendous and beckoning to birds ever on the wing, shone bright as if determined to scorch everything under heaven, even the low, square nipa house that stood in unashamed relief against the gray green haze...
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  • The Simple Key
    The Small Key ( Paz M. Latorena ) It was very warm. The sun, up above a sky that was blue and tremendous and beckoning to birds ever on the wing, shone bright as if determined to scorch everything under heaven, even the low, square nipa house that stood in an unashamed relief against the gray-green...
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  • The Small Key by Paz Latorena
    THE SMALL KEY by Paz latorena It was very warm. The sun, up above a sky that was all blue and tremendous and beckoning to birds ever on the wing, shone bright as if determined to scorch everything under heaven, even the low, square nipa house that stood in unashamed relief against the gray green...
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  • Philippine Literature
    silver on the light blue blooming whiteness, when the morning comes. Her fingers moved a long time among the growing bean pods. Dead Stars By Paz Benitez Marquez Settings : House of Don Julian, House of judge del valle, House of don Julian in tanda where there are coconut plantation and...
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  • A Night in the Hills
    A Night in the Hills By Paz Marquez-Benitez A critical research paper Written by Maria Grace Virginia T. Tingson From UST CFAD-1AD8 A night in the Hills is a short story written by Paz Marquez Benitez. It is a story about a man who had a dream about going to a forest, seeing something different...
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  • American Literary Periods
    Callao, Santiago Sevilla, Bernardo Garcia, Francisco Africa, Pablo Anzures, Carlos P. Romulo, Francisco Tonogbanua, Juan Pastrana, Maria Agoncillo, Paz Marquez Benitez, Luis Dato and many others. Another anthology, The English German Anthology of Poetsedited by Pablo Laslo was published and covered poets...
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  • Paper Archi
    Herald began publication. It was founded by Manuel L. Quezon and its magazine section was edited by Paz Marquez-Benitez. A distinguished writer herself, she helped to make familiar the names of Paz Latorena, Loreto Paras, Jose Garcia Villa, Casiano T. Calalang, and others. In 1924 A.V.H. Hartendorp became...
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  • Phillipine Literary Periods
    which phrasing and diction is awkward and artificial a. Short Stories i. Dead Stars – Paz Marquez Benitez ii. The KeyPaz Latorena iii. Footnote to Youth – Jose Garcia Villa b. Novels i. Childe of...
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  • Development of Philippine Literature
    published 1920 – Phils Herald began its publication (founded by Manuel L. Quezon and the magazine section edited by Paz Marquez Benitez) **PMB makes familiar names such as Paz Latorena, Loreta Paras, Jose Garcia Villa, Casiano T. Calalang 1924 – AVH Hartendorp became the editor of Phil Education...
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  • Marquez Benitez
    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 focusing on the contribution of...
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  • Desire by Paz Latorena
    Desire by Paz Latorena She was homely. A very broad forehead gave her face an unpleasant, masculine look. Her eyes, which were small, slanted at the corners and made many of her acquaintances wonder if perchance she had a few drops of celestial blood in her veins. Her nose was broad and flat, and...
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  • Local Color
    literary establishment embodied both the provincial and the cosmopolitan literary bents of his two friends. Lighting Out for New Territory. Born in the small town of Florida, Missouri, Clemens moved with his family to Hannibal, Missouri, on the Mississippi River, when he was four years old, and it was in...
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