Waiting for Mariang Makiling
Waiting for Mariang Makiling
Waiting for Mariang Makiling
Waiting for Mariang Makiling
Waiting for Mariang Makiling

Waiting for Mariang Makiling

 

Essays in Philippine Cultural History

Resil B. Mojares

 

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About the book: 
Takes up diverse texts as the legend of Mariang Makiling, account of Pigafetta’s discovery of the Philippines, the life of Pedro Calungsod, foundation narrative of a Marian shrine, colonial books of conduct, memoirs of Filipino intellectuals, a Bisayan love poem, political talk on radio, a dinner in nineteenth-century Cebu. There is underlying passion in these essays, pushing the reader to appreciate such issues as cultural politics and nation formation.

Specifications:
Publication Date: 2002
Language: English
Format: Softcover 
Pages: 324 pp.
Size: 133.858 x 235.458 mm
ISBN: 9789715504225