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Underground Spirit: Philippine Short Stories in English: Volume 1 (1973 to 1982)

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Volume 1 of the two-volume sequel anthology to Upon Our Own Ground (2008) continues our people's story--the same complex tapestry, as in the previous anthology, of how we Filipinos think and feel about our world and so, justify the way we live. Because of the ever-present danger of arrest and torture during the years of the Marcos dictatorship (1972 to 1986), the writers w ...more
Paperback, First Edition, 641 pages
Published 2010 by The University of the Philippines Press
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The poet and literary critic Gémino 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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