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A ‘cult’ classic

By Kristine Joy L. Dabbay

COMBINE death cults, religion, and pop culture, then mix with satire, witticism, and a knack for repetitive rhythm, and out comes Survivor (Vintage, 2003), Chuck Palahniuk’s sophomore novel, after the celebrated novel Fight Club. Read more »

Mga tula ng bagong henerasyon

Ni Ruben Jeffrey A. Asuncion

 BAGO ba ang tinig ng iyong tula, batang makata?
Hamon para sa mga makata ngayon ang paglahad ng kanilang mga pananaw sa masining at makabagong paraan. Ito ay sa gitna ng paglitaw ng iba pang mambebersong tumatalakay sa mga katulad na ideya. Read more »

Mga kasinungalingang dapat paniwalaan

Ni Samuel Raphael R. Medenilla

ISANG tingin pa lang sa ikalawang aklat ni Eros Atalia, (Peksman Mamatay Ka Man, Nagsisinungaling Ako at Iba Pang Kuwentong Kasinungalingan na Di Dapat Paniwalaan, Visual Print Enterprises, 2007), hindi na maiiwasang maikumpara ito ng mambabasa sa mga aklat ni Bob Ong. Read more »

Living the Chinese way

By Celina Ann M. Tobias

FROM arranged marriages to giving lavish dowry, author Mabec Kawsek (nom de plume: Xin-Mei) offers insight into the traditions and beliefs of the Chinese in her first book, Afraid to be Chinese (Milflores Publishing, 2006), a collection of narratives based on actual experiences of modern-day Filipino-Chinese women. Read more »

A taste of Philippine women’s history

By Ayn Rand I. Parel

CONTEMPORARY literature may have nothing to do with Tandang Sora as a maternal icon in Philippine history, but with creative mythology on its hood, the beloved “Tanda” becomes more than just an old woman tending wounded men in her hut. Read more »