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                    [ArticleID] => 2144352
                    [Title] => Showbiz writers, nagkikita-kita na uli
                    [Summary] => Surreal talaga ‘pag nakita mo ngayon ang showbiz wri­ters na nagtitipun-tipon uli para sa presscon. Parang meron kang na-miss na hindi mo alam, parang merong nawala na gusto mong hanapin.
                    [DatePublished] => 2021-11-28 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 135743
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1465081
                    [AuthorName] => Lolit Solis
                    [SectionName] => Pang Movies
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                    [ArticleID] => 1875125
                    [Title] => Beginnings and alternative endings
                    [Summary] => We turn this week from high and ghastly matters that is politics to high and ghostly matters that is literature. 
                    [DatePublished] => 2018-12-08 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 134336
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1315036
                    [AuthorName] => F. Sionil Jose
                    [SectionName] => Opinion
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                    [ArticleID] => 1521789
                    [Title] => What women remember
                    [Summary] => 

I was very pleased and much relieved — and, as one of the convenors — immensely proud for the Philippines to have successfully hosted this year’s conference of the Asia Pacific Writers and Translators (APWT) late last month in Manila.

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I was asked to give the first keynote last week at the annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Writers & Translators at the University of the Philippines, on the conference theme of “Against the Grain,” and here’s part of what I said...

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It’s “all systems go” for this year’s edition of the annual Asia Pacific Writers and Translators (APWT) conference, which will be held in Manila later this week, from Thursday on to the weekend.

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What is the point of writing the Editor about the persisting saga of information his columnist keeps spawning to his readers when our letters that respectfully considered these become fodder to the editorial dust bin?

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Last Tuesday at the Singapore Management University’s Administration building, in a capacious sixth-floor lounge overlooking the center of the city now often blanketed with seasonal haze from forest fires in neighboring Kalimantan, Indonesia, clarity prevailed throughout a two-hour literary symposium that featured three visiting writers.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-04 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134575 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804845 [AuthorName] => Alfred A. Yuson [SectionName] => Arts and Culture [SectionUrl] => arts-and-culture [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1496260 [Title] => Kudos to literary awardees [Summary] =>

It’s that time of year when our writer-friends reap awards, for individual works or lifetime achievement.

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I brought the writer Angelo Lacuesta and his wife, the poet Mookie Katigbak, to Bauang, in La Union the other week.

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Currently on exhibit at the Pardo de Tavera Room of the Rizal Library in Ateneo are memorabilia of Nick Joaquin.

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