Guevara, Nerisa del Carmen

Nerisa del Carmen Guevara is an Associate Professor of the University of Sto. Tomas Department of Literature. She has exhibited her installations and performance pieces at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, and other spaces. She has received a Palanca Award for Poetry, a Silver Cup for Dance Solo in the April Spring Festival in […]

Gonzales, Alice Tan

Schooled in the public education system, Alice Tan Gonzales cut her teeth on Si Pepe kag si Pilarin the 60s and fed on Hiligaynon Magazine in late grade school for scant reading materials within her reach. After Grade II, Alice reconnected with the language in her study of the Hiligaynon ballad called komposo for her Master’s […]

Garcia, J. Neil C.

J. Neil C. Garcia teaches creative writing and comparative literature at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, where he serves as Director of the university press and a Fellow for Poetry in the Institute of Creative Writing. He is the author of numerous poetry collections and works in literary and cultural criticism, includingThe Sorrows of […]

Gadong, Early Sol

Early Sol A. Gadong was born and raised in Bo. Obrero, Iloilo City. She earned her BS in Applied Mathematics and Master of Education (Mathematics) degrees at the University of the Philippines Visayas. She has attended a number of writing workshops, including the San Agustin Writers Workshop in Iloilo City, the Iyas National Writers Workshop […]

Gonzales, Vladimeir

Si Vlad Gonzales ay Assistant Professor sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, kung saan siya nagtuturo ng malikhaing pagsulat, panitikan at kulturang popular.  Kinilala ang kanyang mga akda sa Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards at sa National Commission for Culture and the Arts.  Naging writing fellow siya para sa mga pambansang palihan (UP noong 2002 at 2009, Iyas […]

Gaspar, Anna Liza

Anna Liza Gaspar was once asked what she prefers writing about and why: stories or financial report. She replied, “Writing about numbers or financial reports relaxes me while writing stories make me feel alive. Asking me why I write is like asking a bird why it flies.” Liza grew up in a house built in […]

Gracio, Jerry

Jerry Bayoca Gracio, poet, fictionist, and screenwriter, was born in the Tondo district of Manila, but spent his childhood in the small rural village of Nenita in Modragon town, Northern Samar. He studied Malikhaing Pagsulat at the University of the Philippines in Diliman. Among his honors and awards are the Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for […]

Gatmaitan, Dr. Luis P.

Si Dr. Luis P. Gatmaitan ay isang doktor at manunulat ng akdang pambata. Siya ay lumaki sa Talavera, Nueva Ecija. Ang ilan sa napakarami niyang akdang pambata ay isinalin na sa Nihonggo, Thai, Mandarin, at Bahasa Indonesia.  Dati siyang tagapangulo ng Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY).   Kilala sa palayaw na “Tito Dok, siya ay isa ring host […]

Guillermo, Alice V.

Alice V. Guillermo was born on 6 January 1938 in Quiapo, Manila. She is married to poet and essayist Gelacio Guillermo. They have two children. She finished bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees in education, magna cum laude, in 1957 at the College of Holy Ghost. She then went to UP where she obtained […]

Gella Manuud, Antonio P.

Antonio P. Gella Manuud took his MA at Marquette University and as the first Filipino graduate scholar of the British Council, studied at the Universities of Durham and Oxford. At Durham, he became a member of the Senior Common Room at Grey College. He is also a member of the American Honor Society for English Literature […]