Analysis on the Short Story “The Virgin” by Kerima Polotan Tuvera
* Based on the short story, the various personalities that the main character named Miss Mijares showcased were her stiff and aloof behavior wherein her superiority to herself makes her unfriendly and detached to other peo
PART I – AUTHOR/WRITER OF THE STORY
Kerima Polotan-Tuvera (December 16, 1925 – August 19, 2011)
* Was a Filipino author. She was a renowned and highly respected fictionist, essayist, and journalists, with her works having received among the highest literary distinctions of the Philippi
(Kerima Polotan Tuvera’s The Virgin: A Feminist Approach)
Kerima Polotan Tuvera is a Filipino female author who wrote The Virgin which won two first awards in the Philippines. The story can be narrated both man and woman.
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Summary of the Virgin
The story that was written by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera, “The Virgin” is a story about a woman named Miss Mijares that was about 34 years old. She was slimy and almost bony. She also knows how to dress herself to hide the small chest she has by putting puff and ruffles on her
A QUESTION OF FIDELITY
by Gémino H. Abad
Elements | Lines from Story | Interpretation |
1. Setting | “The first day of the advertisers' conference had just ended and he was only waiting for Bianca at the balcony of Inday's candle shop”“"Maybe you'd like to look around in the shop?" "No,
A Character Analysis of Kerima Polotan Tuvera’s The Virgin
Kerima Polotan-Tuvera’s “The Virgin” is a short story that is centered on two characters namely Miss Mijares and The Carpenter. The title “The Virgin” reflects the subject virginity which is an important and cherished value...
Jyra Clarisse L. David Lit 13 Midterm Paper
1 AB EU (EN/LIT E03) January 10, 2013
Late Have I Loved You
Kerima Tuvera, the author of the short story “The Virgin”, was a renowned and highly respected fictionist, essayist, and journalist and lot of her literary works had been...