now often taught in tertiary-level-syllabi in the Philippines. Many of his works were translated into Tagalog, Malaysian, Russian, Italian, and German. Arcellana won 2nd place in 1951 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, with his short story, "The Flowers of May." 14 of his short...
Selected Stories (1962)
Poetry and Politics: The State of Original Writing in English in the Philippines Today (1977)
The Francisco Arcellana Sampler (1990)
Mga Maikling Kuwento:
The Mats (1938)
How to Read (1944)
The Flowers of May (1951)
The Man Who Would Be Poe
literature. His works are now often taught in tertiary-level-syllabi in the Philippines. Many of his works were translated into Tagalog, Malaysian, Russian, Italian, and German. Arcellana won 2nd place in 1951 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, with his short story, "The Flowers of...
A House Full of Daughters (ARMM) By: Kerima Polotan Tuvera The Flowers of May (NCR) By: Francisco Arcellana
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by Francisco Arcellana
Some writers don’t just describe their characters directly, but instead, they allow the readers to find it out from the interactions and behaviors of the characters throughout the story. Francisco Arcellana’s “The Mats” doesn’t contain a clear description of the...
and complicating all their lives. Divide by Two by Francisco Arcellana is not just a peep into a moment of a married couple – it is a trickily structured short story, an artistic execution of the Iceberg Theory.
The focus is on Belle’s husband, the narrator of the story. By zeroing in on how he...
Francisco Arcellana, writer, poet, essayist, critic, journalist and teacher, is one of the most important progenitors of the modern Filipino short story in English. He pioneered the development of the short story as a lyrical prose-poetic form. For Arcellana, the pride of fiction is "that it is able...
| 20 | 15 |
Deerslayer, The | James Fenimore Cooper | 121 | 120 |
Desire | Paz Latorena | 44 | 46 |
Divide by Two | Francisco Arcellana | 47 | 48 |
Dreams | Langston Hughes | 127 | 126 |
Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment | Nathaniel Hawthorne | 52 | 54 |
Dry September | William Faulkner | 68...
Flowers and Acid
Call them freaks, the underground, the counterculture, flower children, or just simply hippies, they are all loose labels for the youth culture of the 60’s that transformed life in the West as we knew it, introducing the spirit of freedom, of hope, of...
By Francisco Arcellana
For the Angeles family, Mr. Angeles'; homecoming from his periodic inspection trips was always an occasion for celebration. But his homecoming--from a trip to the South--was fated to be more memorable than, say, of the others.
He had written from Mariveles: "I...
, San Eustaquio, martir, Saint Eustachius, martyr)and Francisco Arcellana (Selected Stories, 15 Stories by Francisco Arcellana, The Essential Arcellana)among many others.
He was also the main scriptwriter for the television show Balintataw and was recently honoured by Radyo Balintataw for his role in...
The Flowers of May
The Flowers of May is told from the perspective of Paking, one of the 14 children who tried to explain to the grief caused by the death of a child (the dead Victoria) who lived long enough to form an attachment with her parents. For the record, I am not sure if Paking is a boy...
The story assigned to our group is ‘The Mats”. And based on our discussions and group meetings, the interpretation we all agreed to make is the “reader-based interpretation”.
The Mats, written by Francisco Arcellana, is a short story depicting a very typical Filipino value – a deep...
everyone. It’s like the flower children of the 1960s in San Francisco who promoted free love for everyone. No responsibility for anything beyond love.
The drives are contained in the part of the personality called the ID
Properties of the ID
The two drives...
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Divide by Two
By Francisco Arcellana
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Belle and his husband (the speaker), saw their neighbor setting down a line of adobe blocks across the lawn between their cottages. She told her husband that the neighbor’s wife does not like her and asks her husband to do something...
Divide by Two By: Francisco Arcellana
Francisco "Franz" Arcellana (Zacarias Eugene Francisco Quino Arcellana) was a Filipino writer, poet, essayist, critic, journalist and teacher. He was born in aka Frank V. Sta. Cruz, Manila. He is the fourth of 18 children of Jose Arcellana y...
Spanish to explore further, and soon after they once again achieved the seemingly impossible. Francisco Pizarro successfully led a similarly small group of Spanish soldiers and mercenaries against the even larger and more advanced Inca Empire. The three foremost factors in the Spanish conquest were...
the Revolution), he died in the Civil Hospital in Hong Kong, on May 23, 1918. His remains are now in the Cementerio del Norte, Manila.
Francisco "Franz" Arcellana (September 6, 1916 – August 1, 2002) was a Filipino writer, poet, essayist, critic, journalist and teacher. He was born on...
guerrillas, writers in English in the postwar period honed 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...
postwar period honed 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...
that Wife Y must have hated her and her friendliness or Husband X’s friendliness toward her. But Belle’s husband doesn’t think it’s appropriate either.
“She doesn’t like me.” Belle said. “And she doesn’t like anyone to like me… when he gave me flowers from her garden, I don’t think she liked that...
this time. Led by Francisco Arcellana and inspired by Jose Garcia Villa, a group formed “The Veronicans.” The writers chose this name because they wanted their work to bear the imprint of Christ’s face. Around the same time, some women writers formed “ The Bachelorettes.” Among their number were...
used in Asia to treat TB. Unless you live in tropical America or in the San Francisco Bay area, you may have trouble finding fresh eucalyptus leaves, but the essential oil is readily available at shops that sell aromatherapy supplies.
Try a drop or two added to water or tea. That's a rough equivalent...
, Russian, Italian, and German. Arcellana won 2nd place in 1951 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, with his short story, "The Flowers of May." 14 of his short stories were also included in Jose Garcia Villa's Honor Roll from 1928 to 1939. His major achievements included the first award in...
(1982), Francisco Arcellana (1990), N. V. M. Gonzalez, Rolando Tinio (1997), Edith L. Tiempo, (2000), F. Sionil Jose (2003), and Bienvenido Lumbera (2006).
A select group of local writers have also received the international Magsaysay Award, namely, F. Sionil Jos�, Nick Joaquin and Bienvenido Lumbera...
young and old in night and day
My wish for all is to be gay,
And evil none lead you astray- Juan F. Salazar Philippines Free Press, May 9, 1909 |
The poem was anthologized in the first collection of poetry in English, Filipino Poetry, edited by Rodolfo Dato (1909 – 1924). Among the poets featured...
“Roll of Honor” articulated, through his choices, a critical standard that was generally accepted by the writers. The 1940s and 1950s, before and after the war, bustled with much literary activity around and beyond poems and short stories. The Veronicans— Francisco Arcellana, H.R. Ocampo the painter...
in English by Filipinos was established. In 1958, the PEN Center of the Philippines (Poets, essayists, novelists) was inaugurated. In the same year, Francisco Arcellana published his PEN ANTHOLOGYOF SHORT STORIES. In 1961, Kerima Polotan
s novel THE HAND OF THE ENEMY won the Stonehill Award...
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Iluminado Lucente (May 14, 1883 - February 14, 1960) was a Philippine writer, primarily writing poetry and drama in the Waray language. He is considered by many as the greatest writer in the Waray language.[verification needed]
Lucente was a member of the Sanghiran San...