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The second volume in Cirilo F. Bautista's epic The Trilogy of Saint Lazarus won first prize in English poetry in the 1975 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature. Telex Moon continues from the execution of Rizal in the first volume and uses the "Intelligence of Rizal" as the reader's perspective, thus shifting through space and time and presenting otherwise-misse ...more
ebook, 99 pages
Published 1981 by De La Salle University Publishing House
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Aug 25, 2014 K.D. Absolutely rated it really liked it
Recommended to K.D. by: Pinoy Reads Pinoy Books
Beautiful poetry from the National Artist Cirilo F. Bautista. Three long poems divided into three parts and each seems to be endless because the last line of the stanza flows over to the next stanza. The poems are in the point-of-view of our National Hero, Dr. Jose Rizal and it talks about his views on what was happening to the country both during his time as well as during the time (from the viewpoint of the national artist) this was written in the late 70's at the height of dictatorial regime ...more
Cirilo F. Bautista is Professor Emeritus of Literature at De La Salle University-Manila. A poet, novelist, essayist and critic, he has published books of poetry, fiction, criticism for which he has won such awards as the Philippine Centennial Literary Prize and Palanca Hall of Fame. He is a resident of Quezon City with his wife, Rose Marie Jimenez Bautista and together, they raised their three chi ...more