Filipino Novelists: Jos Rizal, F. Sionil Jos, Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Lualhati Bautista, Ninotchka Rosca, Edgardo M. Reyes

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9781155873404: Filipino Novelists: Jos Rizal, F. Sionil Jos, Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Lualhati Bautista, Ninotchka Rosca, Edgardo M. Reyes

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 25. Chapters: José Rizal, F. Sionil José, Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Lualhati Bautista, Ninotchka Rosca, Azucena Grajo Uranza, Edgardo M. Reyes, Jessica Hagedorn, Louie Mar Gangcuangco, Miguel Syjuco, Liwayway Arceo, Lope K. Santos, Greg Laconsay, Alfrredo Navarro Salanga, Domingo G. Landicho, Felisa Batacan, Edith Tiempo, Stevan Javellana, Antonio Abad, Buenaventura S. Medina Jr., Celso Al. Carunungan, Arlene J. Chai, Uldarico A. Alviola, Martin Abellana, Sophia Romero, Zoilo Galang. Excerpt: José Protacio Rizal Mercado y Alonzo Realonda (June 19, 1861 - December 30, 1896, Bagumbayan), was a Filipino polymath, patriot and the most prominent advocate for reform in the Philippines during the Spanish colonial era. He is regarded as the foremost Filipino patriot and is listed as one of the national heroes of the Philippines by National Heroes Committee. His execution by the Spanish in 1896, a date marked annually as Rizal Day, a Philippine national holiday, was one of the causes of the Philippine Revolution. Rizal was born to a rich family in Calamba, Laguna and was the seventh of eleven children. He attended the Ateneo Municipal de Manila, earning a Bachelor of Arts, and enrolled in medicine at the University of Santo Tomas. He continued his studies at the Universidad Central de Madrid in Madrid, Spain, earning the degree of Licentiate in Medicine. He also attended the University of Paris and earned a second doctorate at the University of Heidelberg. Rizal was a polyglot conversant in twenty-two languages. He was a prolific poet, essayist, diarist, correspondent, and novelist whose most famous works were his two novels, Noli me Tangere and El filibusterismo. These social commentaries on Spanish rule formed the nucleus of literature that inspired peaceful reformists and armed revolutionaries alike. As a political figure, José Rizal...

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