July 31, 2014     Philippines
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Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Gabriela honors Nora Aunor for US bases film, Minsa’y Isang Gamu-gamo

The recognition, according to Gabriela, also serves as a protest against Aquino’s rejection of Aunor’s nomination as National Artist.

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Does it resonate with the audience?

Is there a way of combining what is popular and what could be considered as a quality book in contemporary Philippine Literature to encourage more readers?

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Life story of urban poor leader gets nod of film critics

“This award is for everybody who partook in the process—from the generous and hardworking people from the creative community, to the oppressed urban poor whose continuing fight fuels Carmen Deunida’s fire. I am only a very small...

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Why was Nora Aunor left out in the proclamation of National Artists?

Nora Aunor and her most memorable films represented the opposite of what the Aquino administration stands for.

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

The shapes and colors of protest during the Independence day rallies

Measuring almost two meters wide, less than three meters high and seven meters long, the “golden pig” was purposefully made big “because the pork barrel is gigantic.”

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Artists criticize reality TV show’s ‘decadent influence on youth culture’

“This supposed challenge was not just about testing the housemates’ determination in completing their ‘weekly task,’ nor was it for the painter’s advocacy. Rather, it was about kuya’s exercise of...

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Verses for Andrea Rosal and Baby Diona

Poets show their solidarity with political prisoner Andrea Rosal who lost her newborn daughter May 18.

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Recollections of Resilience: A review of Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin’s ‘Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade’

By INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com It is a book that draws you in. Three-time Palanca Award-winning writer Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin’s collection of 10 personal narratives titled “Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade’ is a testament to the...

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Entertainment, trivia to dominate media with entry of foreign investments

“They would invest here not to develop Philippine media or to enlighten Filipinos but to gain profits.” – Dean Luis Teodoro

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Sining at pantikan ngayon sa gilid ng bangin

Ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Bulatlat.com Kung sa anong dahilan, inatasan akong ilarawan ang situwasyon ng literatura–mas tumpak, ng awtor– sa bingit o...

Friday, March 28th, 2014

‘Nanay Mameng’ and the struggle of the Filipino people

A play about the life and struggles of Nanay Mameng and the urban poor.

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