Call for Papers: Forum Kritika on Nick Joaquin Now: Texts, Contexts, and Approaches

Since his death in 2004, National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin has left readers and scholars with a body of literature which has yet to receive innovative and incisive critical attention. E. San Juan, Jr.’s Subversions of Desire: Prolegomena to Nick Joaquin (1988)— perhaps the only book-length critical study on Joaquin’s oeuvre—makes a recuperative reading […]


Exhibition paying tribute to Nick Joaquin to open at Ateneo

The Rizal Library, the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, and the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University invite you to NICK: AN EXHIBITION IN MEMORY OF NICK JOAQUIN (1917-2004). at the Pardo de Tavera Room, Rizal Library Special Collections Building, Ateneo de Manila University


Tanghalang Pilipino presents Mga Ama, Mga Anak

Excerpts from the article Tropical Gothic: Nick Joaquin Revisited by Joseph Galdon. “Nick Joaquin’s stories reflect the theology of culture, but the theological levels are folk levels than dogma.” “National Artist Bienvenido Lumbera called Nick Joaquin our ‘most stimulating’ lay theologian in 1968.” “In December of 1975, Joaquin published Fathers and Sons. A melodrama in […]