Arlene Chai is a Filipino-Chinese author who migrated to Australia during the political chaos in 1982. Due to her martial law experience, she is known for her skills in weaving the political problem in the Philippines to her fictions. 386 more words
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In the midst of reading or right after you ( Filipinos) have read it, you may conclude that Carlos Bulosan ‘s personal accounts of his childhood experiences as well as his abject misery in America appear to be OVER EXAGERRATED , or far from the reality. 519 more words
Great review of a collection of Philippine short stories.
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[W]hat will make readers want to remain in the tired and sad company of Alvar’s workers and wanderers is her own gorgeous writing style.
THE WRITING COUPLE Edith and Edilberto Tiempo. (Photo from Edith L. Tiempo’s Facebook account.)
It’s the height of the summer season, and in the literary circuit in the Philippines, all roads lead to the Silliman Workshop in Dumaguete City organized annually by the 1,956 more words