Friday, February 23, 2018
Elmer B. Coldora

Elmer B. Coldora

Uncover human condition through ‘flash fiction,’ young writers urged

UTILIZE flash fiction or extremely brief narratives on social media to expose the human condition. This was the message of writer Nadine Hendrikka Legaspi in...

4 Thomasians among fellows of UST National Writers’ Workshop

FOUR Thomasian alumni were named fellows of the UST National Writers' Workshop. Journalism alumnus Hans Lawrence Malgapu, communication arts graduate Karl Ivan Dan Orit, and...

Explore historical fiction, American scholar urges Thomasians

AN AMERICAN SCHOLAR urged Thomasians to explore historical fiction or narratives that draw on significant past events. "I think what historical fiction can do is...

Come up with solutions, not just problems, academics urged

A THOMASIAN political scientist has urged political scientists to not only identify problems in society but offer solutions as well. Speaking at the book launching...

Cirilo Bautista’s new poetry collection, USTPH titles unveiled in grand book launching

NEW TITLES from the UST Publishing House (USTPH), including National Artist for Literature Cirilo Bautista’s latest poetry collection, were unveiled in a grand book...

‘Literature to survive next century through new forms in social media’

A VETERAN Thomasian writer said literature will survive in the next century through new forms that the youth has introduced in social media. “It will...

UST to introduce 3 new programs, reduced years of study next academic year

THE UNIVERSITY is set to offer new undergraduate programs and tracks for Academic Year 2018 to 2019, while programs with five years of study...

Santa Claus, out; St. Nicholas of Bari, in

“SANTA Claus” may be a Western stereotype and a cultural anachronism in Asia, but Filipinos believe in him. The figure of the white-bearded man...

Use persona poems to be the ‘voice of the voiceless,’ young writers urged

Filipino writers urged literature students to be the “voice of the voiceless” through persona poems, or works that have dramatic characters as speakers, in...

Evangelize, condemn brutal drug war through social media—Caloocan bishop

SOCIAL media should be used as a tool to evangelize and enlighten Filipinos on their wrongdoings, such approval of extrajudicial killings in the Duterte...

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