Tag Archives: SEMIOTICS

KAFKA & TORTURE: Re-visiting “In the Penal Colony”–metacommentary by E. San Juan, Jr.


KAFKA  &  TORTURE:  Deconstructing the Writing Apparatus of “In the Penal Colony” –-by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Capitalism is a system of dependencies, which run from within to without, from without to within, from above to below, from below to … Continue reading

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KUNDIMAN SA GITNA NG KARIMLAN–New book of poems by E.San Juan, Jr., from the University of the Philippines Press


KUNDIMAN SA GITNA NG KARIMLAN — New book of poems in Filipino by E. SAN JUAN, Jr., to be published by the University of the Philippines Press Kilalang kritiko at manlilikha sa larangang internasyonal, si E. SAN JUAN, Jr. kamakailan … Continue reading

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BALAGTAS: A Dialectical and Materialist Approach in Filipino–E. San Juan, Jr.


BALAGTAS: Proyekto Tungo sa Diyalektikong Analisis at Materyalismong Interpretasyon ng Florante at Laura ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Bakit balik-sisyasat na naman sa diskurso’t larangan-sining ng Sisne ng Panginay?  Payak na tugon: sapagkat nag-iiba ang panahon/kasaysayan, nagbabago ang sangkatauhan, kaya … Continue reading

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LARAWAN NG MGA BIKTIMANG KUHA NG KAMERA–E. San Juan, Jr.


KUHA, NAKUNAN, KUHILA: LARAWAN NG MGA BIKTIMA NG IMPERYALISMO (Ilang Huling Kuro-kuro Hinggil sa Problematik ng Potograpiya) –-ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Ito ang pangwakas na obserbasyon ko hinggil sa gamit at bisa ng kamera. Tinalakay ng mga naunang artikulo … Continue reading

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INTRODUKSIYON SA SEMIOTIKA NI CHARLES SANDERS PEIRCE


PAMBUNGAD NA PAGPAPAKILALA SA SEMIOTIKA NI CHARLES SANDERS PEIRCE Panayam ni E. San Juan, Jr. Tanyag sa buong mundo si Charles Sanders Peirce, Amerikanong dalubhasa sa pilosopiya’t agham (1839-1914), bilang imbentor ng “pragmatismo,” isang metodong sumisiyasat sa proseso ng pagpapakahulugan. … Continue reading

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WAR AND PEACE IN KINGSTON’S NOVEL, THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE (Expanded Version)


DIALECTICS OF AESTHETICS AND POLITICS IN MAXINE HONG KINGSTON’S THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE By E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Fellow, W.E.B.Du Bois Institute, Harvard University After the end of the Cold War at the beginning of the new millennium, September … Continue reading

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C.S. PEIRCE’S SEMIOTICS AND ONDAATJE’S ANIL’S GHOST


CHARLES SANDERS PEIRCE’S THEORY OF SIGNS  &  MICHAEL ONDAATJE’S   by E. San Juan, Jr. Now thought is of the nature of a sign. In that case, then, if we can find out the right method of thinking and can follow … Continue reading

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CHARLES SANDERS PEIRCE & MAXINE HONG KINGSTON


PEIRCE’S SEMIOTICS AS THEORY OF INQUIRY AND ITS USES IN LITERARY AND CULTURAL STUDIES Despite the war on terrorism and the drive for a globalized free market, it seems that we are still afflicted by logocentrism and essentializing metanarratives. Decades … Continue reading

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