Pamintuan, Jema M.

JEMA M. PAMINTUAN graduated with a degree in BS Economics at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, and is currently finishing her PhD in Philippine Studies. She is a full-time faculty member of the Kagawaran ng Filipino, Ateneo de Manila University, and Associate Director of the Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices. Her collection of poetry entitled Bunton-Buntong Hininga has been published by the National Commission on Culture and the Arts as part of the Ubod New Authors Series. Some of her critical essays appeared in Bulawan: Journal of Philippine Arts and Culture, Humanities Diliman, Plaridel, and Philippine Studies, Last 2006, she was a recipient of the Ateneo Library of Women’s Writings “New Stars: A New Generation of Filipina Writers.”