Noli Me Tangere - updates

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Senators on Rizal Day: Protect the freedom he died for

Dec 30, 2016 - 12:13 PM

Senator Francis Pangilinan calls Jose Rizal a millennial who cares and says he used his talents to fight for the country s liberation from Spain

'BE LIKE RIZAL.' Senators Leila de Lima, Francis Pangilinan, Loren Legarda, and Grace Poe want Filipinos to follow the example of national hero Jose Rizal. File photos by Rappler

Benedict Anderson and the Philippines’ place in the world

Dec 19, 2015 - 3:56 PM

Ben was glad to have put the Philippines on the global academic map It was his way of giving back to the country he loved

In the mother tongue: 'Noli Me Tangere: The Opera'

Sep 15, 2014 - 11:19 PM

The timeless story familiar to most Filipinos makes its way to the stage again this time in opera form

Top bishop to prelates: Be 'happy,' not 'punitive'

Jul 05, 2014 - 3:09 PM

Bishops should follow Pope Francis in addressing issues like contraception the head of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines says

'Noli Me Tangere' opera coming to Manila

Apr 28, 2014 - 2:31 PM

If you ve read the books seen the movies or even watched the straight play version you may want to check out the upcoming opera version of the classic Noli Me Tangere

Rizal's legacy: Multiplied by languages

Apr 23, 2014 - 2:04 PM

To be multiplied by languages means to resist the oppressive orthodoxy of a single view

Piers Kelly

Andres Bonifacio: Myths, trivia, execution

Nov 30, 2013 - 4:38 PM

Rappler compiles 10 facts about Andres Bonifacio you should know

Solons: Make Bonifacio our official national hero

Nov 29, 2013 - 9:20 PM

House Bill 3431 or the Andres Bonifacio Act of 2013 seeks to bestow the title to the Supremo of the Katipunan since no law officially gave that to Jose Rizal

'Noli Me Tangere' to make opera debut in NY

Oct 02, 2013 - 1:04 PM

Jose Rizal s classic work is set to be staged in New York

CHEMISTRY. Malaki and Mendezona portray Crisostomo Ibarra and Maria Clara

Brooklyn-based Pinoy transports PH culture through art

Sep 02, 2013 - 4:00 PM

For this Filipino artist in Brooklyn It s More Creative in the Philippines

SALAMAT, RIZAL. A bad experience with the police and a discovery of an antique copy of Jose Rizal's 'Noli Me Tangere' sparked a flame in Anthony Castro that never stopped burning. All images courtesy of Anthony Castro

Make the most of your flooded holiday

Aug 20, 2013 - 4:32 PM

Stranded? Here are suggestions on how to make the most of your [wet] idle time

STRANDED? Worry not: here are ways for you to enjoy the wait

Pulp fiction, pop lit?

Jul 23, 2013 - 9:39 PM

Beneath this easy entertainment is a complex extension of our society s collective impulses

POP STORIES FOR GROOVY KIDS. But that's a Nick Joaquin title. Photo from the Precious Hearts Romances Facebook page

Highbrow, lowbrow: Conversation with Peter Swirski

Jul 15, 2013 - 2:53 PM

Notions of high culture and low culture manifest in the way we see books and their readers

PETER SWIRSKI. 'If you think that every revered literary classic is a masterpiece, you are dead wrong.' Photo by Alice Isabel, used under a Creative Commons Share Alike License

The Oktaves rock hard, roll loud

Mar 04, 2013 - 8:27 PM

Singer songwriter Ely Buendia teams up with an esteemed rock guitarist and a 3 piece band for a rollicking good time

ALL IN. The cover of The Oktaves’ self-titled debut. All photos courtesy of Ish Caparras