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Understanding Fiction

Assigned texts for “Understanding Fiction” session are not available electronically.

These are the following:

  • The Imaginary Body of the Nation by Resil Mojares
  • Introductory Lecture: Philippine Fiction in English by Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo…
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Class Agenda (9/1-9/6)

1 September (Lumbera, Hernandez, Sionilo Jose, Almario)

  • We will not meet this Monday. I will be reading a paper in a sociology academic conference in UP Los Baños.
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A Review on Jose Garcia Villa’s Poem: “I, It, Was, That, Saw”

         Another cliché poem of another dead poet from a really dusty book that was uncovered from an abandoned library, this was the first thing that came into my mind when I read the poem “I, It, Was, That, Saw” by Jose Garcia Villa. 703 more words

Philippine Literature

Busay Maria Cristina (Para kay Christine F. Godinez-Ortega) ni John Iremil E. Teodoro

Busay Maria Cristina
(Para kay Christine F. Godinez-Ortega)

Mga tinaga ang tubig
nga nagasagahay sa busay.
Nagadagёёb ang andang pagbёndak
sa pagbantala kang binalaybay… 545 more words


Class Agenda (8/25-8/30)

8/25 (Lumbera, Hernandez, Sionil Jose, Almario)

  • Walang pasok dahil holiday (Araw ng mga Bayani) sa araw na ito.
  •  Maging susunod na bayani sa pamamagitan ng pagpunta sa “Stand Up, Sign Up Against Pork Barrel” sa Luneta.
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Buhay Bahaghari: The Filipino LGBT Chronicles book launch Aug 27

Want to read 36 personal essays on what it’s like to be lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer in the Philippines today?

Then get a copy of the book entitled… 545 more words

Queer Content

Book sale finds

Life rewards those who are patient. After rummaging through endless piles of school textbooks (none of them about education) and tween book series at a local book sale, I found these gems written by prominent Filipino writers and UP professors. 61 more words