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Philippine PEN Anthology of Short Stories 1962Anthology of Epub #221 Twenty two stories from as many writers in this anthology give a spectrum of Philippine writing in English The selections span three decades of continuous growth since creative writing in English was PEN Anthology of Short Stories Kindle encouraged at the University of the Philippines in the Thirties The pioneers like NVM Gonzalez and the best of that early group like Manuel E Arguilla are re. I was pretty happy to find this at a used bookstore in Manila for less than a dollar The Philippines isn't really known for its literary talent so I'm always excited to learn about Filipino authors see my review of Miguel Syjuco's new novel Ilustrado The editor writes an extremely complimentary introduction describing pretty much every author as a personal favorite of his but I was on the whole disappointed with the anthology Unlike John Updike who creates simple yet moving stories using as few words as possible many of the authors in the Philippine PEN Anthology were unnecessarily wordy how many adjectives do you really need Many of the stories too were just flat out boring The one true winner in my mind was Gregorio Brillantes's Journey to the Edge of the Sea a psychological thriller set in post war Manila He's one author whose work I'm very interested to continue exploring

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Sonal choices Due to circustances beyond the control of Mr Arcellana several stories which should have been included in this anthology have been left outThis anthology is the first that is programmed by the Philippine PEN The Philippine PEN Anthology of Short Stories is incorporated in the PEN Anthology of PDF #8608 REGAL SERIES of distinguished Philippine writing published by Alberto D Benipayo Cover design by MALAN. kayung lahat ang bobo ng gumawa nito

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READ Philippine PEN Anthology of Short Stories 1962 í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB » [Reading] ➶ Philippine PEN Anthology of Short Stories 1962 ➽ Francisco Arcellana – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk Twenty two stories from as many writers in this anthology give a spectrum of Philippine writinPresented together with the post war writers like JC Tuvera and Gregorio C Brillantes The latter two have consistently won awards for their work Philippine PEN Kindle as has the latest emerging writer Wilfrido D NolledoIn preparing this Anthology the Philippine Center of International PEN relied n the judgment of Francisco Arcellana distinguished writer critic The selections in this anthology are Mr Arcellana's per. Such a good read Time travel to a innocent Philippines where time was savored and lives were woven in time's loom The portrayal of life in both city and countryside was so vivid; the written euivalent of marveling at a newly discovered treasure cache of yellowed pictures at the bottom of your grandmother's ginancillo crocheted cloths footlocker