Day: September 5, 2011

ReaderCon Filipino Friday: Week 4

I guess I’m back to regular programming. Filipino Friday on Mondays is now airing. It’s been almost a month since I started to join this weekly book meme, thanks to the Filipino Readers Make It Social: The 1st Filipino Reader Conference. I have to say that this weekly thing is fun. So let’s get to this week’s topic: Reading Filipino Literature Do you read Filipino literature? If you do, tell us your favorite books by Filipino authors and name a few that you’d like to recommend to fellow readers. If you don’t read much Filipino lit, then tell us why. The question looks simple, but the implications are serious, especially if one’s answer is no. My answer is an ashaming sometimes. Alright, you can move on to another blog, throw tomatoes at me, and swear never to get associated with me. But what can I do? With the sheer number of good books everywhere, it’s hard not to be colonial. And wait, my answer is not no, so do not overreact. Let me list down …