Panitikan: an essay on the Spanish influence on.
Bienvenido Lumbera is a Filipino poet, critic and dramatist. He is a National Artist of the Philippines and a recipient of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Journalism, Literature and Creative Communications. He won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Awards from the National Book Foundation, and the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards.
Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side-by-side with the country’s history. Literature had started with fables and legends made by the ancient Filipinos long before the arrival of Spanish influence.
The main themes of Philippine literature focus on the country’s pre-colonial cultural traditions and the socio-political histories of its colonial and contemporary traditions. It is not a secret that many Filipinos are unfamiliar with much of the country's literary heritage, especially those that were written long before the Spaniards arrived in our country.
MANILA, Philippines — Filipino and Panitikan or Philippine Literature can be excluded as core subjects in college, the Supreme Court (SC) has ruled with finality.
Philippine Literature Essay Sample. Long before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed on Philippine shores, our fore fathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race.
Philippine literature not only produced transcendent works, but also showed the world the greatness of the Philippines and its people: Rizal's Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo described the plight of Filipinos during the Spanish colonial period; Bonifacio's Pag-ibig sa Tinubuang Lupa inflamed the Philippine Revolution; Lopez-Jaena's Fray Botod exposed corruption and oppressive rule of the.
This blog was created for the benefit of the Lyceum Northern Luzon students enrolled at Philippine Literature course under Ms. Lit1 Course Syllabus, 1st Semester, SY '10-,11 LYCEUM NORTHERN LUZON McArthur. et al. Linangan. Quezon City: Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas, University of the Philippines, 1999.