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What projects excite internationally-renowned poet Gemino 'Jimmy' Abad? Find out in this episode of 'Akdang-Buhay.'
Akdang-Buhay: Cirilo Bautista talks about coming full circle from his humble beginnings to giving back to the less fortunate but talented writers
Akdang-Buhay: Rio Alma talks about the factors that shaped his poetry
Akdang-Buhay: F. Sionil Jose talks about literature, colonialism, and class struggles
Akdang-Buhay: Gilda Cordero-Fernando talks about why she gave up fiction writing and took up painting and publishing
Akdang-Buhay: Bienvenido Lumbera talks about poetry and activism
Akdang-Buhay: The late Edith Tiempo – in an interview with DM Reyes filmed in 2011 – talks about life as a poet, fictionist, literary critic, and teacher