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SPOORS OF IMPERIALISM AND COLONIALISM IN THE PHILIPPINES: An Outline History


SPOORS OF IMPERIALISM & NEOCOLONIALISM IN THE PHILIPPINES: Sketch of a Synoptic Reconaissance   by E. San Juan, Jr. Philippines Cultural Studies Center The history of the Philippines as a colony and neocolony can be divided into three parts. The … Continue reading

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MULTICULTURALISM AND EXCHANGE VALUE–Marginal Observations by E. San Juan, Jr.


MULTICULTURALISM AND  CAPITALIST EXCHANGE VALUE by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. One approach to disentangling the aporia of equal recognition of unequal cultures, of assigning comparable worth to a multiplicity of singular and incommensurable forms of life, would be to consider … Continue reading

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Lualhati Bautista’s DESAPARECIDOS, Bonifacio, & the Politics of Time–E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


HISTORY, LITERATURE, AND THE POLITICS OF TIME [UP VISAYAS TALK Feb 4, 2014] by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. 1. Any process of reflection on the situation of Filipinos and Philippine society today, post-9/11 and in the midst of intense U.S. … Continue reading

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On Benjamin Appel’s novel on the Philippines, FORTRESS IN THE RICE (1951)


BENJAMIN APPEL’S FORTRESS IN THE RICE: FORGING THE REVOLUTIONARY CONSCIENCE OF THE EMPIRE by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Benjamin Appel (1907-1977) may be the most neglected or forgotten radical-democratic novelist of mid-century United States. While his first Depression-era novel Brain … Continue reading

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FREE ALL FILIPINA POLITICAL PRISONERS!


U.S. GLOBAL CAPITALISM’S HUMANITARIAN BLESSING : TORTURE OF WOMEN POLITICAL PRISONERS IN THE PHILIPPINES by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Philippines Cultural Studies Center, USA Listed early this year by the UK ECONOMIST  as an upcoming Asian Tiger with 6-7% GDP … Continue reading

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SAGRADONG LUPA NG IMPERYALISMO, PASISMONG RASISTA SA ESTADOS UNIDOS


LUPA, DUGO, PETISISMO NG KATAWAN AT MISTIPIKASYON NG DAHAS ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Katakataka o kamangha-mangha? Sa teknokratikong planeta natin, hindi lamang produktong itinitinda sa Mall o ipinagbibili ang naghahari kundi pribadong lugar/lupa/espasyo, depende sa lakas/dahas ng awtoridad ng … Continue reading

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CAMERA OBSCURA EXPOSED–by E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


TOWARD DEMOCRATiZING IMAGES: Anatomizing the Facebook Internet Cyberspace Syndrome by Sonny San Juan on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 2:01pm ·   PublicFriendsOnly MeCustomClose FriendsFamilySee all lists…AcquaintancesGo Back   THE INTERPRETER AS PRODUCER: Can the Revolutionary Masses Seize the Mass-Media Means of … Continue reading

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