This is the blog of Ian Rosales Casocot. Filipino writer. Sometime academic. Former backpacker. Twink bait. Hamster lover.
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Ateneo de Naga University Press, 2018
Don't Tell Anyone:
With Shakira Andrea Sison
Pride Press / Anvil Publishing, 2017
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Jose V. Montebon Jr.
Silliman Writers Series, 2017
First Sight of Snow
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Encounters Chapbook Series
Et Al Books, 2014
Celebration: An Anthology to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Silliman University National Writers Workshop
Sands and Coral, 2011-2013
Silliman University, 2013
Handulantaw: Celebrating 50 Years of Culture and the Arts in Silliman
Tao Foundation and Silliman University Cultural Affairs Committee, 2013
Inday Goes About Her Day
Locsin Books, 2012
Beautiful Accidents: Stories
University of the Philippines Press, 2011
Heartbreak & Magic: Stories of Fantasy and Horror
Old Movies and Other Stories
National Commission for Culture
and the Arts, 2006
FutureShock Prose: An Anthology of Young Writers and New Literatures
Sands and Coral, 2003
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IAN ROSALES CASOCOT
Friday, April 14, 2006
9:57 PM |
National Artists Named
Six Filipino artists will be conferred the rank and title of national artist in ceremonies scheduled June 9, Malacanang announced Tuesday.
Aside from Fernando Poe Jr.
who distinguished himself in film, also named as national artists were Bienvenido L. Lumbera
(who used to blog
) for literature, Ramon A. Obusan
for dance, Benedicto R. Cabrera
for visual arts, Ildefonso P. Santos Jr.
for architecture, and the late Ramon Valera
for fashion design.
The six awardees were recommended to President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo by the Joint Boards of the Commisioners of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the Trustees of the Cultural Center of the Philippines in conformity with their prescribed rules and processes.
The President, who gave her confirmation last March 30, will lead the conferment ceremonies in Malacanang. It will be followed by a tribute to the honorees to be given at the Main Theater of the Cultural Center of the Philippines.
The conferment rite is traditionally held in anticipation of the anniversary of Philippine independence on June 12.
[news swiped from philippine star
The Philippine Daily Inquirer
has short bios
of the new National Artists. And Gigi Goes Gaga
talks about how it is
to have National Artist for Architecture Ildefonso P. Santos Jr. for a father.
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