Daryll Delgado’s first book, After the Body Displaces Water (USTPH, 2012), won the thirty-second Manila Critics Circle/Philippines National Book Award for best book of short fiction in English, and was a finalist for the 2013 Madrigal-Gonzales First Book Award. Her debut novel, Remains (Ateneo de Naga University Press), came out in 2019. She has received writing residencies in Australia, Spain, and the Philippines. Some of her works can be found in these journals and anthologies: Words Without Borders, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, Anomaly, Pero Berde, Kritika Kultura, Tomas, Resurgent.ph, Tinalunay, Maximum Volume (V1), The Near and the Far (V2). She holds degrees in journalism and comparative literature from the University of the Philippines (Diliman), and has taught in UP, Ateneo De Manila University, and Miriam College. She works for an international NGO, where she heads the research and stakeholder engagement programs for Southeast Asia and writes global reports on labor issues. She was born and raised in Tacloban City but resides in Quezon City with her husband (and former college paper editor), William.
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