Nick Joaquin

Type: Person
Name: Nick Joaquin
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Writers in their twilight

In the last 10 years, I have been attending so many wakes, I am continually reminded that I am already in the departure lounge hoping that the flight will be delayed. Wakes are somber — even sad — events, but they also enable old friends — distanced from ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

5 Ads That Make Women Feel Beautiful

10 Must-See Works of Art Inspired by ManilaNick Joaquin, Lino Brocka, and other artists: here’s a roster of books, films, songs, and paintings nurtured by our metropolis. ... [Published Spot.ph - Apr 02 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 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 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Hey, Madame Producers!

GIRLIE Rodis and Celeste Legaspi. RICHARD REYESFollowing the Edsa People Power Revolution in February 1986, the theater industry underwent changes. The Cultural Center of the Philippines saw the exit of Bulwagang Gantimpala (now Gantimpala Theater) and ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Feb 28 2014 - Updated Feb 28 2014 - 1 reports

All in the family–for better or for worse

CELESTE Legaspi, Robert Arevalo and Marco Viaña in a scene from “Mga Ama, Mga Anak” ERICKSON DELA CRUZ IIThe challenge of making a venerated work relevant, interesting and engaging to viewers born in a different time always keeps a director and his creative ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 28 2014]
First reported Feb 21 2014 - Updated Feb 21 2014 - 1 reports

Crazy little thing called love

It may be true that all men are created equal, but history has proven that no two love stories are written—or read—the same.Love has fascinated humanity since the dawn of time. People from all fields of knowledge have attempted to capture love’s essence, ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 21 2014]
First reported Feb 18 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 1 reports

Champion

Whatever the outcome of the Sochi Winter Games was, there was only one real champion there. That is Michael Christian Martinez.I saw his performance that got him a place in the finals, and while it was a long way from the top of the heap, it was a thing ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 18 2014]
First reported Feb 15 2014 - Updated Feb 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Power Talk

“Speak Like Churchill, Stand Like Lincoln”By James C. HumesThree Rivers Press, 2009This piece is peppered with well-placed wit and humor. The power of storytelling is almost in every five paragraphs.  The use of questions to draw attention or provoke ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 15 2014]
First reported Jan 31 2014 - Updated Jan 31 2014 - 1 reports

Once the son, now the father–Robert Arevalo returns to the stage, and to ‘Mga Ama, Mga Anak’

AREVALO in rehearsal with costar Cris VilloncoLast seen in the Chito Roño movie “The Healing” and in the teleseryes “Genesis” and “Indio,” actor Roberto Arevalo returns to the stage to play the patriarch in Tanghalang Pilipino’s production of “Mga Ama, ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 31 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 29 2013 - Updated Dec 29 2013 - 1 reports

José Rizal as a member of Nick Joaquin’s pantheon of dubious heroes

ILLUSTRATION BY JERITO DELA CRUZIt has been the facile conclusion that the “pacifist” Rizal became our national hero over the “war freak” Bonifacio because it thus suited the Americans’ pacifying campaign against us.Now comes Nick Joaquin in “A Question ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 29 2013]

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Writers in their twilight [Published Philippine Star - Apr 06 2014]
5 Ads That Make Women Feel Beautiful [Published Spot.ph - Apr 02 2014]
Lourdes Reyes Montinola breaks her silence [Published Philippine Star - Mar 30 2014]
The Philippines under Portugal? [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 25 2014]
Hey, Madame Producers! [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 21 2014]
All in the family–for better or for worse [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 28 2014]
Crazy little thing called love [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 21 2014]
Champion [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 18 2014]
The Power Talk [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Feb 15 2014]
Once the son, now the father–Robert Arevalo ret... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 31 2014]
Fiction Nation [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 04 2014]
José Rizal as a member of Nick Joaquin’s panthe... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 29 2013]
‘Making money is not in the genes, but in the c... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 12 2013]
Kids’ choice [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 07 2013]
21 and positive [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 04 2013]
Nonon Padilla returns with ‘Lorenzo’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 30 2013]
Aguilar Alcuaz, Francisco, Conde– deceased all–... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 21 2013]
Singing ‘Endless Love’ with John Lloyd Cruz [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 06 2013]
Rizal manuscripts stolen [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 02 2013]
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