F. Sionil Jose

Type: Person
Name: F. Sionil Jose
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

A luncheon with literary luminaries and essay winners at The Peninsula Manila

Our 13th My Favorite Book Awards with National Book Store and Globe Telecom marked the end of the essay format and the beginning of the Instagram entries.All in all that’s a total of 676 weekly essays about people’s favorite books! Through the years our ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Pangasinan holds 434th bash; honors Pangasinenses

- Filed Under Inside News , News | Leave a CommentLINGAYEN—The 434 th founding anniversary celebration of Pangasinan on April 5 proved to be a day showcasing the province’s best.The jam-packed day kicked off with a commemorative program and awarding of ... [Published Sunday Punch - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Shelf Lives

Paper cranes hang in the crisp morning air, held aloft by almost-invisible strings in the window. The light hits the rest of the room, where books stand next to more books. A comfortable wooden chair stands in the center. There’s a selection of books ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Covering the Manila beat

What can we write that will still draw attention amid the swirl of Facebook posts and filtered Instagram pictures? How can our writing originate from the ground up, taking everything in?One journalist who has not lost his footing on the ground is Joel ... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lourdes Reyes Montinola breaks her silence

Although I knew her much earlier, my real introduction to Lourdes Reyes Montinola was felicitously made by her war memoir — Breaking the Silence. It is a brief and elegiac rendering of an adolescent life traumatized by the Japanese. She saw her parents ... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dear reporter, it's time to get over your culture shock

On March 23, The Straits Times published a story written by its news correspondent in the Philippines entitled Here is our response.It’s tempting to read Straits Times Philippines correspondent Raul Dancel’s recent piece on feeling out of place in Manila ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Philippines under Portugal?

Contrary to popular belief, I frequent Ermita for antique shops and Solidaridad Bookstore, not for the sad remainder of a once-bustling red-light district that has since moved to the northern end of Makati Avenue. Manila’s red-light district used to be ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Fil-Canadian invents body-heated flashlight

Without light at night, her friend could not study properly. She failed an entire school year because she could not read her lessons.“I have not told her about my flashlight because it is not ready for use yet. It needs to be brighter and much cheaper ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Feb 23 2014 - Updated Feb 23 2014 - 1 reports

F. Sionil José’s latest novel

The most recent novel of National Artist F. Sionil José, strangely titled “The Feet of Juan Bacnang,” is, like most of his oeuvre  based on his thoughts, reflections, advocacies—if one may use that abused word—on the state of the Philippines circa late ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 23 2014]
First reported Jan 04 2014 - Updated Jan 04 2014 - 1 reports

Fiction Nation

TWIN TOWERS: Lacuesta (left) and Alfar intend to establish a yearly tradition of excellent writing (PDI Photo/Andrew Tadalan)When you listen to Dean Francis Alfar and Angelo R. Lacuesta talk about the short story, it seems like it’s a precious metal that’s ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 04 2014]
First reported Dec 08 2013 - Updated Dec 08 2013 - 1 reports

War and peace–and literature

NATIONAL Artist for Literature F. Sionil José, Agnes Malcampo, Rustica Carpio, José Wendell Capili, Nelson Navarro, Jenny Llaguno. JOSÉ WENDELL CAPILIThe war in Mindanao—or more accurately, in some provinces of the big island—and the quest for peace continued ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 08 2013]
First reported Dec 08 2013 - Updated Dec 08 2013 - 1 reports

2013 Philippine PEN Congress tackles Mindanao conflict

“When we write, we are truly alone,” said Philippine Center of International PEN (Poets, Playwrights, Essayists and Novelists) founder F. Sionil José during PEN’s annual literature conference held early last week at De La Salle University Manila.The National ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 08 2013]

More Content

All (14) | News (14) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
A luncheon with literary luminaries and essay w... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 20 2014]
Pangasinan holds 434th bash; honors Pangasinenses [Published Sunday Punch - Apr 14 2014]
Shelf Lives [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 05 2014]
Covering the Manila beat [Published Philippine Star - Mar 30 2014]
Lourdes Reyes Montinola breaks her silence [Published Philippine Star - Mar 30 2014]
Dear reporter, it's time to get over your cultu... [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 28 2014]
The Philippines under Portugal? [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 25 2014]
Fil-Canadian invents body-heated flashlight [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 23 2014]
F. Sionil José’s latest novel [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 23 2014]
Fiction Nation [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 04 2014]
‘The Half-Remembered Past’–Nelson Navarro’s bit... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 14 2013]
2013 Philippine PEN Congress tackles Mindanao c... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 08 2013]
War and peace–and literature [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 08 2013]
An Lim, Abueva, Sionil Jose, Lumbera, headline ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 01 2013]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.