Category Archives: POETICS

On E. San Juan, Jr.’s Filipino poems


Poems of Engagement: E. San Juan, Jr. and the Various Philippine Political Dispensations by Tomasito T. Talledo Division of Social Sciences University of the Philippines Visayas Miag-ao, Iloilo <tomastalledo@yahoo.com> This essay aims to capture the continuing engagements of the poems … Continue reading

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LAMBAT NG BAHAG-HARI ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


LAMBAT NG BAHAG-HARI: Katumbalikan sa Teorya & Praktika     ni E. SAN JUAN,Jr.+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ A. PAIN Anak na di paluhain, ina’t asawa ang patatangisin– Walang ligaya sa lupa na di dinilig ng balde-baldeng luha– Dagat binubuo ng patak ng tubig, … Continue reading

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WALA & at iba pang tula ni E. San Juan, Jr.


WALA Akda & tula ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. MGA NILALAMAN Wala Ang Baliti sa Bundok Bugtongang Erotika Kumpisal Pasumalang Tadhana Ang Pasaherong Salamander Lambat ng Bahag-hari Dating Bitag Niyari Umang Tahimik Binurang Borador Senyas ng Panahon (1) Pakana Bitin … Continue reading

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NASAGAP SA HIMPAPAWID ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


TRANSKRIPSYON NG ILANG BYTES NG KOMPYUTER NG NASA, WASHINGTON, DC,USA —“Everyone in the planet is under total surveillance today.” –Edward Snowden –“Nothing is meaningless….” –Sissi, sa pelikulang The Princess & the Warrior     Gising ka na ba? Anong gumagapang … Continue reading

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JOSE CORAZON DE JESUS–Mapagpalayang Pagpapahalaga ni E. San Juan, Jr.


PAGSUBOK SA ISANG  MAPAGPALAYANG  PAGKILALA’T   PAGTAYA  SA SINING  NI   JOSE CORAZON DE JESUS by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Kung kasadlakan man ng pula’t pag-ayop, / tubo ko’y dakila sa puhunang pagod….” –Francisco Baltazar, “Kay Selya” Only through the objectively unfolded … Continue reading

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E. SAN JUAN’s 4th Book of Poems in Filipino


NEWS RELEASE– FILIPINO POET PUBLISHES 4th BOOK OF POEMS IN FILIPINO U.S.-based Filipino scholar E. San Juan, Jr., emeritus professor of English, Comparative Literature and Ethnic Studies, has just published his fourth book of poems in Filipino, Bukas Luwalhating Kay … Continue reading

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TIGIL, VIAJERO, ITUGMA ANG IYONG KALENDARYO–ni E. San Juan, Jr.


TIGIL, VIAJERO, ITUGMA ANG IYONG KALENDARYO SA “BAYAN NG HINAGPIS” Bawat umaga binibilang ng militanteng Alan Jazmines kung ilang linggo, buwan, taon na siya     nakapiit at kailan maitutuwid ang baluktot na kalakaran Abo na lamang ang apoy kagabi sa … Continue reading

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