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Filipina lives her design dream in New York

“I look at
things all
the time.”

Twenty-four-year-old Patricia Mae Icban Hermogenes is living the dream she’s had for years: to live in New York and work in the fashion industry.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

New ‘Potted Potter’ cast to make magic in Manila

ACTOR Ben Stratton with “Potted Potter” cocreator Jeff Turner PAMPASTOR

It’s been a great week for Harry Potter fans. First, J.K. Rowling released a new short story about our beloved wizards (see related articles on page C2); second, Potted Productions, Concertus Manila and Lunchbox Theatrical Productions just announced that they are bringing “Potted Potter” to Manila again.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Super,Theater | Read More »

Nick who?


We wanted to know—in the age of hashtags and instant everything—is there space for a great writer like Nick Joaquin? We asked ten people, all under the age of 26: “Do they know Nick Joaquin? What do they know about him?”

Posted: July 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »

10 revelations at Stephanie Perkins’ press con


At Stephanie Perkins’ press conference at National Book Store in SM Aura last Tuesday, the author expressed her love for her Filipino fans. “This is just magic. Thank you for being such amazing readers. In the United States, we are very, very, very aware of the excitement and energy and the friendliness of the Philippines. It’s a thrill to be here, to be hanging out with all of you in person.”

Posted: July 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Super | Read More »

Cheap (but good) eat spots in New York

KATZ’S  Pastrami Sandwich

The best pastrami sandwich ever, cereal milk ice cream, corn prepared the Mexican way—here’s another dose of delicious but affordable eats in New York (and a few splurges, of course).

Posted: July 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »