Thursday, January 22, 2004
The original manuscript of Bicol's Sarung Banggi has been burned in a fire in Sto. Domingo, Albay, the Inquirer reports. An archives official at the University of the Philippines tells how microfilm can be faked. Observing the paintings of Mindanao artist Bert Monterona in a Vancouver exhibit, Alan Haig-Brown asks the question "Can a Man Be a Feminist?" in MindaNews. Michael Tan, on the occasion of the Chinese New Year, writes on the confusing diversities of calendars across cultures.