A Native Clearing Is The Sequel To Man Of Earth 1989 It Covers Filipino Poetry Wrought From English Since The 1950s To The Present Because There Are Many Poets Over That Period, Prof Abad Decided To Include Only Those Who Were Born Between 1919 And 1941, I.e., Those Who, From Edith L Tiempo To Cirilo F Bautista, Worked And Remolded English To The Filipino Sense Of His Own Reality A Few Older Poets From Man Of Earth Provide Continuity In The Poetic Tradition.
The poet and literary critic G mino H Abad was born on February 5, 1939 in Sta Ana, Manila At present, he is a University Professor Emeritus at the University of the Philippines His current writing and research include Upon Our Own Ground , a two volume historical anthology of short stories in English, 1956 1972, with critical introduction Our Scene So Fair , a book of critical essays on
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- A Native Clearing: Filipino Poetry and Verse from English Since the '50s to the Present : Edith L. Tiempo to Cirilo F. Bautista
- Gémino H. Abad
- 18 February 2017 Gémino H. Abad