Pinayism

On Teaching Filipina Literature

Texts pictured above are this course’s required readings: [top row, L-R] M. Evelina Galang, One Tribe. Erin Entrada Kelly, The Land ...

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Aswang Poetics

What is Aswang Poetics? Well, it’s not a new thing. As I’ve been engaging in discussions with fellow ...

Letters to a Young Poet, Pinay Style 3

A few weeks ago, I wrote this: “I keep thinking, God what if I had had a professor ...

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Letter to a Young Poet, Pinay Style 2

Yesterday evening in Filipino American Literature class at SFSU, I taught my book, To Love as Aswang, for the ...