Santiago, Jess

Jesus M. Santiago (aka Jess Santiago) is a freelance book designer, editor and translator. He is married to Lilia Quindoza Santiago, Ph.D., fiction writer, poet and professor of literature at the University of the Philippines. He was musical director of Lino Brocka’s Kapit sa Patalim, Grand Prize winner at the British Film Festival in 1984. His poems and song […]


Sicat-Cleto, Luna

Si Luna Sicat-Cleto ay nagtuturo ng Malikhaing Pagsulat at Panitikan sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman. Awtor siya ng Makinilyang Altar (UP Press, 2003) at ng Mga Prodigal (Anvil, 2010). Nitong 2018, nailathala niya ang kanyang kuleksiyon ng mga tula sa Bago Mo Ako Ipalaot (High Chair). Siya rin ang patnugot ( katuwang si Rolando Tolentino) […]


Sanchez, Anna Felicia C.

Anna Felicia C. Sanchez is the author of How to Pacify a Distraught Infant: Stories (2017), published by the UP Press, and Frog Leap & Other Stories (2005), a chapbook published under the first NCCA Ubod New Authors Series. A number of her stories have won prizes in the Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio, Free Press, and Palanca […]


Sarigumba, Che

Bata pa lamang ay kinahiligan na ni Che Sarigumba ang pagbabasa at nangarap na isang araw, makikita niya ang kanyang pangalan sa libro. Sa edad na twenty-three ay nagkaroon siya ng pagkakataong sumali sa story writing contest ng National Book Development Board at nanalo ng first prize ang kanyang novel entry na “Puso pa rin […]


Salud, Joel

Joel Pablo Salud started his career as editorial assistant and, later on, writer and journalist for the Manila Standard and The Manila Times a little over three decades ago. Today, Salud is the author of three books—a collection of short fiction, The Distance of Rhymes and Other Tragedies, and two collections of political essays,Blood Republic and […]


SyGaco, Sonia

Sonia B. SyGaco is a Mass Communication graduate, magna cum laude from Silliman University and holds a master’s degree in creative writing in the same school. She finished her doctoral studies in English Language Studies at Silliman University last March 2016. She was a recipient of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines Jollibee Gawad […]


Solano, John Patrick

Si John Patrick F. Solano ay nakatira sa San Mateo, Rizal. Nagtapos siya ng kursong Applied Mathematics sa Politeknikong Unibersidad ng Pilipinas at kasalukuyang kumukuha ng M.A. Malikhaing Pagsulat sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman. Noong 2016, ang koleksyon niya ng mga tulang pambatang may pamagat na Tiniklop-tiklop na Bugtong ay nagkamit ng Ikalawang Gantimpala sa […]


Sánchez, Louie Jon

Louie Jon A. Sánchez teaches writing, literature, popular culture, and television studies at the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University.  He holds an MFA in Creative Writing, with high distinction, from the De La Salle University-Manila, where he is also a candidate for a PhD in Literature. He has won prizes from the Don […]


Santos, Rolando F.

Si Rolando F. Santos ay  naging tagapagtatag at tagapangulo ng Creative Productions Committee, Artista para sa Kultura at Dalumat ng Bayan (akdang_bayan); naging pangalawang pangulo ng Katha Young Fictionists Collective; naging board member ng Galian sa Arte at Tula (GAT) at Pambansang Unyon ng mga Manunulat (PANULAT); Miyembro ng National Committee on the Literary Arts […]


Sanchez, Wilfredo Pascua

Wilfredo Pascua Sanchez, alias Willybog, was born on October 19, 1944 in Victoria, Tarlac. He grew up in a string of places from Manila to Cotabato and the Cordilleras where he visited his farmer relatives. From 1960 to 1967, while a student at the UP, he began to publish poems and stories in the national […]