4. Good performance in written and oral examination
UNIT 1: IMAGING THE FILIPINO MAN
“Mill of the Gods” – Estrella Alfon
“Pagkat Lalaki Ka” – Michael Coroza
“To the Man I Married” – Angela Manalang-Gloria...
By: Estrella D. Alfon
was a well-known Filipina author who wrote almost exclusively in English. As a Filipino writer, Estrella Alfon lived her life of being a prolific writer who hailed from Cebu. Because of unwavering and poor health, she could manage only an A. A. degree from...
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2. Magnificence by Estrella D Alfon
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Magnificence in the story was obviously seen in the...
was a jumbo one, this shows that Vicente favors the little girl more actually buying her trust. #4 During the crucial moment, the mother is “transfigured by a glow” this note emphasizes the glow around Jesus/God like in His images of magnificence, she had been “in the shadow” literally, and...
, following a heart attack suffered on-stage during Awards night of the Manila Film Festival.
Some works of Estrella Alfon :
ROSA was scrubbing the clothes she was washing slowly. Alone in the washroom of her mistress’ house she could...
situation and decide the best possible outcome for the patient. Consequence based nurse may also known as utilitarianism. John Stuart Mill is the theorist for Utilitarianism he believed in the greater good. Utilitarians would ask what the outcome of infertility treatment. It would balance the...
. Estrella Alfon was born in Cebu City in 1917. Unlike other writers of her time, she did not come from the intelligentsia. Her parents were shopkeepers in Cebu. She attended college, and studied medicine. When she was mistakenly diagnosed with tuberculosis and sent to a sanitarium, she resigned from her...
mind. Newton’s laws and astronomy were used as evidence from scientific investigations. The whole Universe seemed ordered and acted in a regular and predictable way. The intelligent mind who created the perfectness of the order must therefore be God.
On the other hand, John Stuart Mill argued...
their sense of craft and techniques. Among the writers who came into their own during this time were: Nick Joaquin, NVM Gonzalez, Francisco Arcellana, Carlos Bulosan, F. Sionil Jose, Ricaredo Demetillo, Kerima Polotan Tuvera, Carlos Angeles, Edilberto K. Tiempo, Amador Daguio, Estrella Alfon...
O somber mystery of eyes unspeaking,
O dark enigma of Life’s love forlorn;
The Sphinx beside the river smiles with seeking
The secret answer since the world was born.
Mill of the Gods (Estrella Alfon)
Among us who lived in Espeleta – that street that I love, about whose people I keep telling...
(The Small Key), Amador T. Daguio (Wedding Dance), Arturo B. Rotor (Zita), Paz Marquez-Benitez (Dead Stars), Aida Rivera-Ford Love in the Cornhusks), Kerima Polotan-Tuvera (The Virgin), Estrella D. Alfon (Magnificence), and Gilda Cordero-Fernando (The Visitation of the Gods).
Soledad from “Small...
could be attained, than it is possible to argue that the terrorist acts are justifiable through the perspective of the terrorist. It is necessary to recognize that Mill also placed a considerable value on the purpose of morality and the role that God plays in the perceptions of many, especially in...
The movie, Seven by David Fincher, was very shadowy, dark and mysterious. It revolves around a detective named William Somerset and David Mills, who is the detective set to replace him at the end of the week, and a serial killer named John Doe, staging horrific murders, choosing victims...
(Amador T. Daguio)
Denken Ist Danken: A Tribute To Leonardo R. Estiok...
Dead Stars (Paz Marquez Benitez)
Elements of Chinese Thought in the Filipino Mind (...
Mats (Francisco Arcellana)
May Day Eve (Nick Joaquin)
Mill of the Gods (Estrella Alfon)
The Sadness Collector (Merlinda Bobis)
My Father Goes To Court (Carlos Bulusan)
Woman With Horns (Cecilia Menguera - Brainard)
My Brother's Peculiar Chicken (Alejandro R. Roces)......
After graduating, he taught at the University of Manila while working at the Bureau of
Public Welfare. The Arguilla’s home
along M.H. del Pilar in Manila became a sanctuary for friends and fellow writers, such
as Estrella Alfon, Jose Garcia Villa...
How successful is the Design Argument?
The argument from design, otherwise known as the teleological argument, is an argument for the existence of God based upon the empirical evidence of the design of nature. The argument form design is considered as part of Natural theology. Defined Natural...
Catholicism. Mortimer states that, according to moral authority, “man’s ownership and use of the material world is not absolute, but subject to the law of God. (pg. 267).” In order to make a morally correct judgment, we must assure that the judgment coincides with natural moral law, the laws established...
1, 1843 she left the city taking the name Sojourner Truth a woman called by the spirit to travel the land & Gods truth (“Washington 1”). She believed God had spoken to her & put the Holy Spirit in her. Shortly after that she joined the abolitionist movement, she became an active group member of...
Author: Estrella Alfon
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Theme of the Story
Title: The White Horse of Alih
Author: Egmidio Alvarez...
By: Estrella Alfon
The subtleties and consistency of the story English by Estrella Alfon in the society. The story reflects the vast superiority and inferiority prior to the English Language. Technically speaking, language has been the barrier of unity and has brought...
be claimed by Atheist philosophers. Atheists John Stuart Mill and David Hume both asserted, through the exploration of natural and moral evils, that though it may be possible for God to exist, it is logically incoherent for Him to possess both omnibenevolence and omnipotence. They concluded that if...
|The Servant Girl |Estrella Alfon |Peter Rhod C. Oronos |67 |
|The Turkey and the Cow |Unknown |Joshua Y. Pineda...
idea of religion, crime, sexuality, and other social controversies, which helped Literature during the Victorian Literature “to save our souls and heal the state.”
Writerѕ including Matthew Arnold and John Stuart Mill attacked the problem directly, while Alfred Lord Tennyson and Robert Browning...
who wrote almost exclusively in English. She was named the most prolific Filipina writer prior to World War II.
Estrella Alfon’s first story was “Grey Confetti” which was published in 1935. One of her stories, Fairy Tale for the City, was condemned by the catholic League of the Philippines for...
Lycidas | John Milton | 70 | 68 |
Macbeth | William Shakespeare | 23 | 26 |
Magnifecence | Estrella D. Alfon | 130 | 127 |
Mahabharata | Vyasa | 36 | 39 |
Man who could be King, The | Rudyard Kipling | 40 | 43 |
Man who was almost a Man, The | Richard Wright | 66 | 65 |
Masque of the...
Magnificence is basically a story about a bus conductor who has taken interest in a little girl of seven. The little girl and her brother, who is of eight years old, find delight in spending time with the man because he gives them pencils – a ‘rage,’ or...
Estrella Alfon - was a well-known Filipina author who wrote almost exclusively in English. As a Filipino writer, Estrella Alfon lived her life of being a prolific writer who hailed from Cebu. She then became a member of the U. P. writers club and earned and was given the privileged post of...
her doughter and throw all her cloths and pencil.
Biography of the author
Estrella D. Alfon (July 18, 1917 – December 28, 1983) was a well-known prolific Filipina author who wrote in English. Because of unwavering and poor health, she could manage only an A. A. degree from the University of the...
A THEME ANALYSIS OF RICE
I. SHORT STORY ELEMENT (THEME)
Imagine a world full of soulless human beings, not a care in the world; would you be able to still live in that kind of world? I guess not.
Rice is a play which Estrella Alfon describes the reality of lives of nearly hopeless people...
them to throw the pencil. Then she put her to sleep.
(Short Story) Magnificence by Estrella Alfon
(Reaction) Imagery and Point of View in Alfon's Magnificence by: Antonio Conejos
Alfon's Magnificence is similar to Hemingway's Hills Like White Elephants in that a taboo subject is...