Filipino literature - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino literature


[OPINION] Appreciating the Filipino identity through our literature and culture

May 29, 2019 - 3:31 PM

'Being a Filipino does not end with preferring English over Filipino, nor choosing hamburgers over sinigang, but rather ends when we have forgotten that we have our own literature, culture, and heritage to the point where we abandon it'

Want to read more Filipino literature? Here's where to start

Jun 29, 2018 - 4:02 PM

Novels? Komiks? Here are some Filipino favorites you could avail online

Running after a Big Bad Wolf

Feb 24, 2018 - 7:46 PM

'Some intellectuals claim that we are not a reading people, but I believe that's inaccurate'

BIG BAD WOLF. The book lovers' event that sell 'remaindered' books for less visits the Philippines in February 2018. Photo by Rappler

4 local anthologies you should be reading right now

Jan 17, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Time to upgrade your library with these reads by Filipino writers

'I thought Filipinos weren't allowed in books'

Apr 15, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Are there really NO great children s texts from outside Britain and America?

Filipinos don’t read

Dec 24, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Why do Filipinos flock to other genres but ignore the one that seems like it should be the one most important to them by name alone – Filipino?