What if Ferdinand Marcos was not born on September 11, 1917? What would the Philippines be like? I came up with a list of 100 things that the Philippines would look like or we avoid happening without a Ferdinand Marcos: 1,522 more words
Using a feminist framework analyse Here Lies Love. What is staged as ‘feminine’ within the performance and how might the performance be perceived as perpetuating patriarchal orthodoxies or providing a feminist intervention?
Featured Image from the National Theatre’s Production of Here Lies Love
The National Theatre’s production of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s Here Lies Love, is a musical documenting the Philippines First Lady Imelda Marcos’ historical ‘rise from small-town beauty to the most powerful political figure in the Philippines’ (Billington, 2014). 1,797 more words
In a recent Joe Rogan podcast, Dan Pena, implicated former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos as part of the group that planned invading Haiti.
Dan Pena was a former military officer and a one time Manila resident. 296 more words