Miguel Syjuco





Miguel Syjuco

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Miguel Syjuco earned a master’s degree from Columbia University and is completing his PhD at the University of Adelaide, Australia. He received the 2008 Man Asian Literary Prize and the Philippines’ highest literary honor, the Palanca Award, for the unpublished manuscript of Ilustrado. Born in 1976 into a political family in Manila, Syjuco left the Philippines to become a writer. He currently lives in Montreal with his girlfriend and their two cats.


Average rating: 3.39 · 1,366 ratings · 227 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Ilustrado
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 1,342 ratings — published 2008 — 31 editions
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Ilustrado: A Novel
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2010
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Finding the Words: Writers ...
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2012
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“It kills me how these days everyone has clinical justification for their strangeness.”
Miguel Syjuco, Ilustrado

“Love and honesty don’t mix.”
Miguel Syjuco, Ilustrado

“...guilt is often assumed before innocence can be proven.”
Miguel Syjuco

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