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His Native Coast is a story of a search for identity. The rather inarticulate attempt of Michael Linder to shape for himself a personal identification with the world that would give ultimate meaning to his life is paralleled by Marina's own search: for Marina is partly tribal, and although her life and training are steeped in Western (America) culture, she is haunted by th ...more
Paperback, Philippine Writers Series 2000, 235 pages
Published 2000 by University of the Philippines Press
(first published 1979)
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Edith L. Tiempo, poet, fiction writer, teacher and literary critic is one of the finest Filipino Writers in English whose works are characterized by a remarkable fusion of style and substance, of craftsmanship and insight. Her poems are intricate verbal transfigurations of significant experiences as revealed, in two of her much anthologized pieces, "Lament for the Littlest Fellow" and "Bonsai." As ...more