Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Literary

Lourd de Veyra hits Duterte’s war on drugs

Poet and broadcast personality Lourd de Veyra on Saturday expressed his sympathy over the death 17-year-old Kian de los Santos through his experimental jazz...

‘Love begins with understanding,’ Charo Santos tells Thomasians

ABS-CBN University President Charo Santos-Concio on Friday reminded Thomasians to have love for oneself as she launched her memoir and gave a "leadership lecture"...

Thomasian architect’s Book Stop project lures Filipino readers

AS HIS way of building a community of Filipino readers, a Thomasian architect-cum-literary enthusiast envisioned a plan that is far from a traditional library—a...

Put an end to cliches, ‘hugot,’ authors urge young writers

ALTHOUGH the “hugot” have come a long way in pleasing the Filipino readers, a creative writer should do away with it and develop a...

“Use initiation stories to lure youth to literature,” veteran writer urges readers

A veteran Thomasian writer said the youth can be lured into the study of literature by initiation stories, or stories about childhood experiences. “All stories are...

Fil-Am writer showcases ‘creative’ approach to history

A FILIPINO-AMERICAN author has stressed on the role of historical fiction as an entertaining and informative genre of literature. “I think there is power in...

2 Thomasians among fellows in Virgin Labfest

TWO THOMASIANS will be among the 10 fellows of a national dramatic writing fellowship program. Miko Jan Portes and Lloyd Alcedric Opalec are set to...

Young writers urged to write about experiences at undergrad workshop

WRITERS must draw their stories from their personal experiences. This was the advice of the country’s top writers and literary scholars to young writers during...

Bernardo Bernardo in unique homecoming

HE WAS known to a generation of Filipinos for his villain role in Dolphy’s hit TV sitcom “Home Along da Riles,” until he left...

From Iowa to UST: Alumni of prestigious internat’l workshop hold reunion on campus

IT MAY be the oldest of its kind in Asia, but not too many people know that the Silliman University National Writers’ Workshop is...

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