Filipino authors - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino authors


Who is the Filipino? Cinema, criticism, and representation

Oct 18, 2019 - 5:02 PM

We talk to Richard Bolisay about film criticism and what cinema says about the Philippines

Jia Tolentino on the success of 'Trick Mirror': 'It’s wild that so many people are down for it'

Oct 02, 2019 - 1:04 PM

The book of essays analyzes American cultural life in the Digital Age

Photo courtesy of Random House/Elena Mudd

Rappler Talk: Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard on writing about her two homes

Jul 08, 2019 - 2:10 PM

Filipino author and editor Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard talks to Rappler about her novels

Filipino author Candy Gourlay's 'Bone Talk' gives the silenced a voice

Mar 24, 2019 - 3:00 PM

'Bone Talk', which has been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and Costa Book Awards, tells the story of a young boy from the Bontok tribe during the Philippine-American invasion

Getting more girls into science and tech

Jul 07, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Professor Didith Rodrigo approaches her task in part by showing that science is not all in the lab

Eric Gamalinda between the lines

Nov 18, 2014 - 6:51 PM

The acclaimed Filipino writer now based in New York on writing for a global audience how his work has evolved and life abroad

Jessica Hagedorn uncovers 'Manila Noir'

Jul 06, 2013 - 11:50 AM

Acclaimed novelist talks about fiction anthology Manila Noir

MANILA AS A CHARACTER. Jessica Hagedorn describes Manila, the subject of her new anthology, as 'complicated, beautiful...with a painful history.' All photos and video by Pia Ranada/Rappler