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The (unsuccessful) roasting of Gilda

By
WITH her balae
Jose V. Abueva
by her side

I’ve never been to any “roasting,” literary or journalistic. I have no idea what goes on at occasions of that kind.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Roberto Chabet tribute: “What does it all matter, as long as the wounds fit the arrows?”

Roberto Chabet in his early years. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/CCP

“What does it all matter, as long as the wounds fit the arrows?” a variation of Franz Kafka’s entry in his diary, serves as a cryptic title for a sprawling group exhibition at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in memory of pioneering Filipino artist, teacher, curator, and CCP’s founding museum director Roberto Chabet (1937-2013).

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Robert Hass wins $100,000 poetry prize

In a Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007 file photo, former U.S. poet laureate Robert Hass poses on the campus of the University of California in Berkeley, Calif. AP

Robert Hass, a Pulitzer Prize winner and former US poet laureate, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Haruki Murakami’s new novel journeys to the past

This undated image released by Alfred A. Knopf shows Japanese author Haruki Murakami. Murakami’s new novel, “Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage” was just published in the Unites States. AP

Haruki Murakami’s new novel is yet another risky reunion with the past.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

In Todd Parr’s world, it’s OK to make mistakes

This book cover image released by Megan Tingley Books/Little, Brown Books for Young Readers shows "It's Okay to Make Mistakes," by Todd Parr. Parr, 52, relies on playful, brightly-colored drawings and easy-to-understand messages to win over the age 4-to-6 set, along with their teachers and parents. AP

In Todd Parr’s world, it’s OK to wear your undies on your head, spill your milk or eat mac and cheese in the bathtub.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

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