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Aura: The Gay Theme in Philippine Fiction in English

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This book gathers together in one volume the best gay-themed short stories and novel excerpts from the Philippines’s best fictionists in English. As the critical introduction puts it, ascertaining the presence of the “gay theme—which is to say, the literary imaging of male homosexuality in our country’s anglophone tradition—is strictly a matter of textual interpretation, w ...more
Paperback, 358 pages
Published 2012 by Anvil Publishing, Inc.
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J. Neil C. Garcia finished his BA Journalism (magna cum laude) in the University of Santo Tomas in 1990. He is currently teaching creative writing and comparative literature at the University of the Philippines , Diliman, where he also serves as an associate for poetry in the Institute of Creative Writing . He is the author of numerous poetry collections and works in literary and cultural criticis ...more