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                    [Title] => The clarity of prose
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The Clarity of Things” is the title of the new short story I finished a few weeks ago, which will soon be coming out in the Australian literary journal Westerly.

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 Barely 72 hours of a layover in New York followed eight days in Smallville, USA, capping what was an exhilarating sojourn that featured baseball, nature treks, shopping and meals galore, as well as meet-ups with old colleagues and hearty camaraderie struck with new friends.

[DatePublished] => 2012-08-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134575 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804845 [AuthorName] => Alfred A. Yuson [SectionName] => Arts and Culture [SectionUrl] => arts-and-culture [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 193088 [Title] => Homecomings [Summary] => Over the holidays we had a surfeit of parties, clan gatherings, assorted reunions and get-togethers. And we can bet our proverbial bottom dollar (American, Canadian, Australian or Singaporean), mighty mark or darling dinar, that everyone enjoyed meeting up with what’s now become much more than your usual balikbayan or two.
[DatePublished] => 2003-01-27 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804845 [AuthorName] => Alfred A. Yuson [SectionName] => Arts and Culture [SectionUrl] => arts-and-culture [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 166665 [Title] => Memories of Doreen [Summary] => When I start handling a course on critical writing for the Communications department of Ateneo this Thursday, it’ll be with the pang of loss and a ripple of trepidation.

Of course we’ll begin by observing a minute of silence for the memory of the revered professor I’ll be pinchhitting for. Tough shoes to fill, indeed, for the class was supposed to have been guided by no less than the former Comm Department Chair, a full-fledged legend as an educator, among other hats she wore.
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First off, our longtime buddy Luis Francia has received the 2002 PEN Center Open Award for his book of essays, Eye of the Fish: A Personal Archipelago (Kaya Press, 2001), which we lavished with praise in this space last year.

The New York-based Francia is on a princely roll. A special evening at UCLA has been arranged to celebrate the book and its author on May 2.
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