Waiting For Mariang Makiling (essays In Philippine Cultural History)
|Dimension||6 x 9|
Takes up diverse texts as the legend of Mariang Makiling, Pigafetta’s discovery account 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 19th-century Cebu. There is underlying passion in these essays, pushing the reader to appreciate such issues as cultural politics and nation formation.
Still can't find the book you want?
If the book you want is not yet listed in our online catalog, write us now about your special order.
If it exists, we will find it!