• Where's the Patis
    WHERE'S THE PATIS? Carmen Guerrero-Nakpil About the Author Carmen Guerrero Nakpil who is "Chitang" to her family and friends is a practicing journalist whose takes time out now and then from her daily journalistic chores to write fine essays. She is fortunate to have...
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  • Where Is the Patis
    Carmen Guerrero Nakpil (b. July 19, 1922) is a Filipino journalist, author, historian and public servant. She was born in Ermita, Manila, into the Guerrero clan of that town, who were painters and poets, as well as scientists and doctors. Her paternal grandfather was Leon Maria Guerrero (b. January...
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  • List of Filipino Novels
    NOVELS BY FILIPINO AUTHORS IN ENGLISH Updated on 14 June 2011 Alanguilan, Gerry. Elmer. SLG Publishing, 2010. [FANTASY/GRAPHIC NOVEL] __________. Humanis Rex! Fudge, 2005. [FANTASY/GRAPHIC NOVEL] __________. Wasted. Alamat, 2002. [ACTION/GRAPHIC NOVEL] Alanguilan, Gerry and Arlan Esmeña. Where...
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  • Literature
    WHERE''S THE PATIS? By Carmen Guerrero Nakpil Travel has become the great Filipino dream. In the same way that an American dreams of becoming a millionaire or an English boy dreams of going to one of the great universities, the Filipino dreams of going abroad. His most constant vision is that of...
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  • The Freedom
    Sonny Corpuz Sendon, Enrique Sia Villasis (poetry in Filipino); Joy Anne Icayan, Camile May C. Ocumen, Miguel Antonio Lizada (poetry in English); Mary Anne Claure M. Umali, Joanne Rose T. Laddaran, Anna Levita Macapugay (short fiction in Filipino); and Catherine Flores Alpay, Andrew S. Robles and Katherine...
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  • The Literary History of the Philippines: a Timeline
    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 of the community. * The oral literature of the pre-colonial Filipinos bore the marks of the...
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  • This Is Just a Test
    of 1000 Wanted: Chaperon By Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Drama : WANTED: A CHAPERON Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero To the memory of Amalia B. Reyes First Performance: The Filipino Players, under the authors direction... Premium Wanted: a Chaperon By Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Reyes ABOUT: Wanted: A Chaperon is a play...
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  • Criteria for National Hero on the Philippines
    *SELECTION AND PROCLAMATION OF NATIONAL HEROES  AND LAWS HONORING FILIPINO HISTORICAL FIGURES Executive Summary No law, executive order or proclamation has been enacted or issued officially proclaiming any Filipino historical figure as a national hero. However, because of their significant roles...
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  • assignment
     PHILIPPINE LITERATURE IN ENGLISH 2. • Philippine Literature in English reveals the spirit of the Filipino.• Gradually this literature has learned to express the deepest of human experiences in words that create memorable images. 3. SOME CONCURRENTSIGNIFICANT HISTORICALAND LITERARY EVENTS IN THE PHILIPPINES ...
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  • English
    International Monetary Fund (IMF) conference, which “sprouted” other five-star hotels, Manila Hilton was the place to be seen at. 2. Noted journalist Carmen Guerrero Nakpil, who is a native of Ermita, points out that Ermita was then a Tagalog village peopled by free, energetic and handsome Malays who drank whine...
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    Where’s the Patis? By: Carmen Guerrero Nakpil Travel has become the great Filipino dream. In the same way that an American dreams of becoming a millionaire or an English boy dream of going to one of the great universities, the Filipino dreams of going abroad. His most constant vision is that...
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  • JOSE RIZAL RTU STYLE
    he always wore his overcoat is that he was trying to camouflage a physical defect. Maria Rizal allegedly revealed to her grandson’s wife Carmen Guerrero Cruz Nakpil (the former chairwoman of the National Heroes Commission), that Jose Rizal used heavily padded coats because his left shoulder is lower than...
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  • Characteristics of a National Hero
    *Selection and Proclamation of National Heroes and Laws Honoring Filipino Historical Figures | Executive Summary No law, executive order or proclamation has been enacted or issued officially proclaiming any Filipino historical figure as a national hero. However, because of their significant roles...
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  • The History of the Philippines
    in Berlin. Who is the Filipino historian who claimed that there was no Philippine history before the execution of the three nationalists priests? | History of the Philippines | Teodoro Agoncillo. This claim is still a product of controversies since there is still a Filipino history from the Pre-hispanic...
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  • Jose Rizal
    THE FIRST FILIPINO Republie of the Philippines Department of Education & Culture NATIONAL HISTORICAL COMMISSION Manila FERDINAND E. MARCOS President Republic of the Philippines JUAN L. MANUEL Secretary of Education & Culture ESTEBAN A. DE OCAMPO Chairman DOMINGO ABELLA Member TEODORO...
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    Newspaper Kalayaan Ideology Filipino nationalism Political position Syncretic International affiliation La Liga Filipina Colors Red and White Politics of Philippines Political parties Elections The Katipunan was a Philippine revolutionary society founded by anti-Spanish Filipinos in Manila in 1892, whose...
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  • Rizal's Life, Work and Writings
    Eugenio Ursua, a descendant of Japanese settlers. In 1849, then Governor-General of the Philippines Narciso Clavería, issued a Decree by which native Filipino and immigrant families were to adopt Spanish surnames from a list of Spanish family names. Although the Chino Mestizos were allowed to hold on to...
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  • Carp
    concepts behind Catholicism, and to tell the stories of Christ’s life and passion. Images of the Holy Family and the saints were introduced to the Filipino psyche through carved santos, the via crucis (Stations of the Cross), engravings on estampas and estampitas, and through paintings on church walls...
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  • Criteria for National Heroes
    Alfredo Lagmay, Bernardita R. Churchill, Serafin D. Quiason, Ambeth Ocampo, then known as Dom Ignacio Maria, Prof. Minerva Gonzales and Mrs. Carmen Guerrero-Nakpil) 1. Heroes are those who have a concept of nation and thereafter aspire and struggle for the nation’s freedom. Our own struggle for freedom...
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  • Literature in English
    LITERATURE IN ENGLISH Philippine literature in English is composed of the works in poetry and prose written by Filipinos in the English language. It constitutes, in the overall literary landscape, a larger stream than that written in Spanish, a much smaller stream than that written in the vernacular...
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