Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin is the author of Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade at iba pang Sanaysay, which won a National Book Award for Nonfiction in Filipino in 2014 from the Manila Critics Circle and National Book Development Board and was a finalist for Madrigal-Gonzales First Best Book Award administered by the University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW).

He has published several children’s books; won three Carlos Palanca Awards; and was a Writing Fellow for Sanaysay in both the Palihang Rogelio Sicat 5 (2012) and 53rd UP National Writers Workshop. He is also one of the Editor, together with Rolando Tolentino and Joselito Delos Reyes, of Hayskul:Mga Sanaysay na Hindi Pang-Formal Theme from Visprint Publishing.

He is one of the scriptwriter of the now defunct children’s show Batibot and Koko Kwik Kwak in television.

At present, he is a Professor in the Division of Humanities in the University of the Philippines Visayas – Miag-ao Campus.

On Panitikan:
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L I S T OF C R E A T I V E W O R K S

PUBLICATIONS

AUTHOR

Creative Nonfiction

*“Tangke, Mga Gunita ng Pagkabata”
UST Publishing House, 2020 (TBA )

*”Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade at iba pang Sanaysay”
UST Publishing House, 2020 ( Second Edition / TBA )

Childrens Story

“Si Kaitlin at ang Game Machine”
“Si Bob Da Blob”
“Si Dudong ang Bago Kong Kaklase”
Vibal Publishing, 2014

Creative Nonfiction

“Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade at iba pang Sanaysay”
Visprint Publishing Inc., 2013

Childrens Story

“Si Lorkan, Ang Matulunging Butanding”
UNICEF/ Tahanan Publishing, 2012

EDITOR

*“KASING KASING Nonrequired Reading in the Time of Covid -19 : Alternative Digital Poetry Magazine”
Issue Number 2
Issue Number 3
Issue Number 4
Guest Editor, Kasing Kasing Press 2020

*”Hayskul: Mga Sanaysay na Hindi Pang-Formal Theme”
Co-Editor, Visprint Publishing Inc., 2019

TRANSLATION

“Paglalakbay sa Pusod ng Daigdig” ( Jules Vernes’s “Journey
to the Center of the Earth )
KWF/ NCCA 2016

ANTHOLOGY / AUTHOR

“Si George”/ Sapantaha: Kalipunan ng mga Maikling
Kuwentong Spekulatibo at Imahinatibo, UP Press 2017

“Papa” / TOMAS ( VOL.2,ISSSUE 7) 2015-2016 UST PUBLICATION

“Tangke” / TOMAS ( VOL.2,ISSSUE 5) 2014-2015 UST PUBLICATION

“Mangga” / ANI Tomo 39 Cultural Center of the Philippines, 2015-2016

“Service Crew” / Kataga 1 , 2014

“Ang May-ari ng Boracay” / ANI Tomo 33 Cultural Center of the Philippines, 2007

“Walang Alon ang Dagat” / ANI Tomo 32 Cultural Center of the Philippines, 2006

“Anim Na Sabado ng Beyblade” / ANI Tomo 31 Cultural Center of the Philippines, 2005

“Sardinas” / Minsan Lang Sila Normal, PNU Press 2012

SCRIPTWRITER FOR TELEVISION

Contributing Script Writer
2000-2002 Batibot and Koko Kwik Kwak PCTVF / GMA Childrend Television Show

MUSIC

Composer/ Performer , “Panimdim sa Dilim”
OST for ” Tanabata’s Wife”
2018 ToFarm FilmFest

Composer/ Peformer, “Husay at Galing”
2017 Pres. Danilo L. Concepcion’s Inauguration

Composer / Performer, ” Muling Pagbangon”
2017 UP Resilience Institute and Project NOAH Song
Launching

Contributing Composer / Performer for GMA News TV: (2014-2016)
A. Investigative Documentaries ( ID)

B. Reel Time
C. Motorcycle Diaries