Yapan, Alvin B.

Si Alvin Yapan o Vim Yapan ay isang premyadong kuwentista sa Filipino. Kabilang sa kanyang mga publikasyon ang Sangkatauhan Sangkahayupan(2017 National Book Award, Maikling Kuwento ). Isa rin siyang manlilikha ng pelikula, kabilang na rito ang Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa(2011), EDSA(2016) at Oro (2016). Nagkamit siya ng doktorado sa Araling Pilipino (Philippine Studies) sa […]


Yap, Januar E.

Januar E. Yap was born in Cebu City, Philippines. He currently teaches at the University of the Philippines Cebu College of Communication, Art and Design. He also edits and writes for SunStar Cebu. He was a fellow to the 67th UP National Writers’ Workshop and the National Writers Workshop in Dumaguete City. His short stories […]


Yap, Jeffrey

Jeffrey Pascual Yap finished A.B. Philosophy at San Beda College, Manila and M.A. English Studies, major in Creative Writing at the University of the Philippines, Diliman. He became a fellow of national writers’ workshops such as Iyas National Writers Workshop, Kritika Workshop, and J. Elizalde Navarro National Workshop on Cultural Criticism. He has taught Philippine […]


Ylagan, Hermogenes

Hermogenes Ylagan earned the accolade “Father of Tagalog Zarzuela” and “Father of Philippine Zarzuela.” He was born in Bigaa (now Balagtas), Bulacan on 19 April 1873 and passed away on 27 February 1943 because of coronary thrombosis. Singing became one of Ylagan’s early preoccupation in his childhood. Endowed with a fine tenor voice, he became tiple […]


Yee, Ernesto Superal

Ernesto Superal Yee was born on 29 October 1953 in Tanjay, Negros Oriental. He finished his BBA (major in management) and LLB at SU, and passed the bar in 1983. He was a fellow in the Silliman Writers Workshop, 1977 and was Clerk of Court V at the Regional Trial Court, Branch 32, Dumaguete Cit. He […]


Yuson, Alfred

Born on 23 February 1945 in Manila. (Also known as Krip Yuson.) He has authored 23 books, including novels, poetry collections, short fiction, essays, and children’s stories, apart from having edited various other titles. Yuson was conferred the Southeast Asia Write Award (SEA Write) in 1992 in Bangkok, and has been elevated to the Hall […]