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Who is the Filipino? Poetry as opposition

Jun 09, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Why does poetry matter and why is reading so important? We talk to Juan Miguel Severo to answer a short but difficult question: Who is the Filipino?

KWF offers free seminar on language, poetry to SPA schools in Metro Manila

May 21, 2019 - 8:42 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The seminar aims to give additional skills to teachers and students of SPA on the proper use of Filipino, and the conventions of writing poetry

They’re fighting over Lang Leav’s ‘instapoetry,’ and I think that’s good

Mar 10, 2019 - 7:17 PM

There is no harm in attempting to bring back the culture of reading especially in the age of scrolling

Sining Kamalig launches poetry writing contest to complement Joey Ofludor exhibit

Feb 06, 2019 - 6:22 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The poetry writing contest is open to college level students of Metro Manila taking up any course, or out-of-school youth, from ages 18 to 25

Considerata VIII

Dec 30, 2018 - 11:00 AM

As you insist on your humanity, let it grow. 
Start by changing your mind.

'Kumusta po kayo, ang lamig parang Baguio': The best poems from #BadPoetryDay

Aug 25, 2018 - 11:18 AM

Roses are red, violets are blue, these poems are bad, can you do one too?

WATCH: Badboys Australia read a sexy poem

May 12, 2018 - 1:29 PM

Because why not?

BAD BOY. Mark, a performer of Badboys Australia, puts his own spin on an ee cummings poem. Rappler screenshot

The best #Tweetanaga entries for the 4th week of April 2018

Apr 27, 2018 - 12:31 PM

As the #BuwangNgPanitikan comes to a close, we get treated to many compelling traditional poems

The best #Tweetanaga entries for the 3rd week of April 2018

Apr 20, 2018 - 4:33 PM

Submit your own tweet-friendly poem and you may be part of next week's top picks

The best #Tweetanaga entries for the 2nd week of April 2018

Apr 13, 2018 - 9:13 AM

Submit your own tweet-friendly poem and you may be part of next week's top picks

The best #Tweetanaga entries for the 1st week of April 2018

Apr 06, 2018 - 10:56 AM

Submit your own tweet-friendly poem and you may be part of next week's top picks

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

Considerata VII

Dec 28, 2017 - 8:30 PM

'Life is the greatest story ever told! / You cannot, must not, write your own story to be less than that.'

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Words Anonymous

Nov 30, 2017 - 8:11 PM

The spoken word artists are bringing their poetry to Rappler HQ

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Mark Ghosn and Rod Marmol

Oct 31, 2017 - 8:33 PM

The spoken word artists are performing on Rappler Live Jam!

PANOORIN: Pag-awit ni Dong Abay ng 'Tatang' ni Joey Ayala

Aug 29, 2017 - 7:29 PM

Para sa Buwan ng Wika inawit ni Dong Abay ang isang kantang isinulat ni Joey Ayala

#Tweetanaga 2017: Pinakamahusay na 6

Aug 22, 2017 - 3:34 PM

Katulad ng patimpalak ng Rappler noong 2013 at 2016 pinagkasya ng mga manunulat ang katutubong tula sa isang Twitter post o 140 characters

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni John Arcilla ng 'Pakialam'

Aug 21, 2017 - 12:20 PM

Isinulat ni John Arcilla – higit na kilala bilang Heneral Luna – ang tulang Pakialam para sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Katarina Rodriguez ng 'Bago ang Babae' ni Rebecca Añonuevo

Aug 15, 2017 - 9:48 PM

Sa Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental Katarina Rodriguez ang isang tulang isinulat ni Rebecca T Añonuevo

PANOORIN: 'Bagong Bayan' ni Quest

Aug 08, 2017 - 4:33 PM

Binigkas ni Quest ang isa sa kanyang mga awitin para sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Raymund Marasigan ng 'Abakada' ni Paolo Toledo

Aug 07, 2017 - 3:08 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Raymund Marasigan ang isang tulang isinulat ni Paolo Toledo

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Ryan Chua ng 'Salamin' ni Allan Popa

Aug 06, 2017 - 5:26 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Ryan Chua ang isang tulang isinulat ni Allan Popa

WATCH: 'Myths are only labels'

Mar 26, 2017 - 6:44 PM

Here is a spoken word poem which emphasizes that there are no limits to what women can achieve

5 puisi tentang perempuan yang perlu kamu dengar

Mar 06, 2017 - 6:14 PM

Catcalling Seksisme Ekualitas Diskriminasi Isu isu ini dekat dengan perempuan Ini adalah 5 puisi yang membicarakan tentang hal hal tersebut dan lainnya

EKUALITAS. Seorang pria membawa poster yang mendukung isu-isu perempuan dalam Women's March di Jakarta pada 4 Maret 2017. Foto oleh Uni Lubis/Rappler

Pebrero 27: Deadline para sa mga lahok sa Makata ng Taon 2017

Feb 16, 2017 - 1:46 PM

Ang Talaang Ginto: Makata ng Taon ay timpalak sa pagsulat ng tula na itinataguyod ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino kaugnay ng pagdiriwang ng Araw ni Balagtas tuwing Ika 2 ng Abril taon taon

Vice Ganda opens up about former partner through spoken word poetry

Feb 16, 2017 - 12:23 PM

At his Valentine s Day 2017 concert Vice recalls his painful relationship with a basketball player

Considerata VI

Dec 30, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Deserve your privileged dash of spacetime You have it for now

#Tweetanaga: Mga tula tungkol sa kabayanihan

Nov 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Filipino poetry in 140 characters or less Kaya ba to ng powers mo?

PAKINGGAN: Pagbasa ni Gary Granada ng 'Bahay'

Sep 06, 2016 - 6:17 PM

Karamihan sa mga awitin ni Gary Granada ay may temang politikal Sa Buwan ng Wika inimbitahan ng Rappler siya ng Rappler na basahin ang kanyang kantang Bahay

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Jasper Arcalas ng ‘Sa Gitna ng mga Salita’

Sep 03, 2016 - 4:40 PM

Inimbitahan ng Rappler ang spoken word artist na si Jasper Arcalas para bigkasin ang kanyang tulang Sa Gitna ng mga Salita

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Lora Noreen Domingo ng ‘Sistema (para sa kasalukuyang administrasyon)’

Sep 02, 2016 - 8:36 PM

Sa Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Philippine High School for the Arts student Noreen Domingo ang kanyang tulang Sistema para sa kasalukuyang administrasyon

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Liza Diño ng ‘Mangyari Lamang’ ni Rico Abelardo

Aug 31, 2016 - 9:22 PM

Bilang pagdiriwang sa Buwan ng Wika inimbitahan ng Rappler si Liza Diño upang bigkasin ang tulang ‘Mangyari Lamang’ ni Rico Abelardo

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni RR Cagalingan ng ‘Tuwing Tinatanong Kung Ano ang Ibig’

Aug 31, 2016 - 1:19 PM

Uso sa millennials ang spoken word poetry Isang sampol mula kay RR Cagalingan – ang kanyang tulang Tuwing Tinatanong Kung Ano ang Ibig

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Kylie Verzosa ng 'Kasalo' ni Joi Barrios

Aug 29, 2016 - 6:50 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Binibining Pilipinas International 2016 Kylie Verzosa ang tulang Kasalo ng premyadong makatang si Joi Barrios

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Baron Geisler ng 'Para sa Masa' ng Eraserheads

Aug 28, 2016 - 12:09 PM

Binigkas ni Baron Geisler ang awiting Para sa Masa ng Eraserheads para sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika

PANOORIN: 'Ngayon' ni Vim Nadera

Aug 27, 2016 - 1:05 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binasa ni Philippine High School for the Arts director Vim Nadera ang tulang ‘Ngayon’ mula sa libro niyang ‘RIZALpabeto’

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Aiza Seguerra ng 'Litel Mis Pilipings' ni Jim Pascual Agustin

Aug 27, 2016 - 4:15 AM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Aiza Seguerra ang isang tulang isinulat ni Jim Pascual Agustin

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Lourd de Veyra ng ‘Patalim’ ni Cirilo F. Bautista

Aug 25, 2016 - 10:54 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Lourd Veyra ang tula ng Pambansang Alagad ng Sining na si Cirilo F Bautista

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Robin Padilla ng ‘Pag-ibig sa Tinubuang Lupa’ ni Andres Bonifacio

Aug 23, 2016 - 9:34 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binigkas ni Robin Padilla ang isang tulang isinulat ng Ama ng Katipunan na si Andres Bonifacio

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Rio Alma ng 'Poem #45'

Aug 22, 2016 - 7:16 PM

Ang Poem 45 ay mula sa Lungting Lungsod ng Lunggati isang libro ng tulang erotiko ni Rio Alma Pambansang Alagad ng Sining

The persistence of poetry in Cagayan de Oro City

Apr 30, 2016 - 11:00 AM

When Vel Marie Santillan started CDO Poetry Night she only expected a few people to participate Now it s almost an institution for literature enthusiasts and the number of attendees keeps rising

Wordello: An evening of poetry

Feb 22, 2016 - 2:53 PM

Inspired by New York’s Poetry Brothel Wordello is an evening of poetry reading spiced up by tarot card readings performance art book art book and furniture sales and more

Photo provided by Jude Tiongco/Likhaan Foundation

Considerata V

Dec 31, 2015 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] What you make now out of the galaxies of atoms that you are is at the heart of your own matter

Pilkada Tangsel 2015: Wilayah belum bertuan, penuh potensi kejutan

Dec 03, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Inilah profil Tangsel dan kandidat wali kotanya serta hitung hitungan peluang menang mereka

Balai Kota Tangerang Selatan. Foto: Wikimedia commons

Meski dibungkam, gaung tragedi 1965 tetap menggema

Nov 10, 2015 - 1:59 PM

Topik diskusi seputar tragedi 1965 disensor di Ubud Writers and Readers Festival tapi tak menyurutkan pemuda pemuda ini membicarakannya

KESAKTIAN PANCASILA. Presiden Jokowi kunjungi Lubang Buaya di Monumen Pancasila Sakti, Jakarta Timur, 1 Oktober 2015. Foto dari setkab.go.id

Filipino-South African poet wins 3rd at 2015 Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Awards

Oct 22, 2015 - 9:37 PM

Jim Pascual Agustin s poem places 3rd at the annual award

JIM AGUSTIN. The poet places 3rd at the 2015 Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Awards. He is pictured above in 2013, holding his book 'Sound Before Water.' Screengrab from Facebook/jimpascualagustin

Filipino poet Jim Pascual Agustin shortlisted in Sol Plaatje European Poetry Awards

Oct 13, 2015 - 5:22 PM

Jim Pascual Agustin is shortlisted in the awards for the second time

Jomblo Metropolitan: Berpuisi di jalanan Jakarta

Oct 04, 2015 - 11:12 AM

Ada acara poetry slam di Jakarta hari ini Minggu 4 Oktober di Salihara

How a cow herder became a poet

Aug 24, 2015 - 2:49 PM

At the age of 84 Pio Apil is still in love with writing prose and poetry in Hiligaynon This is his story

Pio Apil reads some of his past articles. Photos by Marrz Capanang/ Project Iloilo