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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Literary

Fil-Aussie solicitor releases autobiography

Our very own former columnist, Sydney based Filipino solicitor has published her autobiography entitled, “A Pebble That Floats”. Imelda Argel was born into a family of prominent Filipino lawyers...

A Duterte Reader launched

A book about Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s early presidency was launched on 30 October at the University of Sydney. Duterte Reader is a collection of critical essays by leading public intellectuals in the field offering timely, incisive and well-grounded...

Filo author launches new book

By Vicky Ramirez Polon An impressive turnout of book lovers, fans, family, and friends marked the launch of Lorna Ramirez’s third book Moments of Love, Lust and Ecstasy, which was held at Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre on 28...

Clamor grows for poet Balagtas’ hero status

By Catherine J. Teves MANILA, April 1 (PNA) -- An expert joined calls for renowned Filipino poet Francisco Baltazar's formal recognition as Philippine hero. Writer and educator Michael Coroza believes such accolade is due, noting Baltazar harnessed the pen's might to...

Pinoy authors

Speech delivered by Walter Villagonzalo during the book launching of four Filipino-Australian authors on 26 November 2016 in Melbourne) Most Filipinos who migrate to Australia and other countries are highly educated, talented, smart and are top performers in their own...

Karayom sa dayami

I Sa gilid ng pader ng buhay ay maganda ang samahan ng lahat, Sama-sama sa kalungkutan, kainan at kantahang walang puknat, Iisa ang dinarasal pati ang tunog nitong halakhak, Iisipin mong walang katapusan itong pagtitinginan at galak.   II Pero ang hangin ay biglang naiba ng...

My Innermost Thoughts: The Realities of Life

Lorna Ramirez wrote this book so she could share her wisdoms with others. She has been an observer of human behaviour and emotions and has built up her own personal philosophies throughout her life. This book is a collection...

My inspirational message: Realities of life

By Lorna Ramirez Just a simple, gentle squeeze on your hand from someone you love, can mean a thousand things. A wonderful token of love, affection, care, understanding, support and much more. It can be easily felt within your heart,...

Four Filipino authors included in “New Asia Now”

The works of four Filipino authors, Miguel Syjuco, Glenn Diaz, Johoanna Lynn Cruz and Elaine Laforteza were included in New Asia Now, edited by Julianne Schultz and Jane Camens. New Asia Now is published by Griffith Review, Australia's leading...

Something about Manny

Tribute to Manny Geronia Asuncion Norma Serrano Aged Care / Centre Manager Filipino Community Council of Vic. Inc “Ariel Noche”, “Pabrika (Papel, Papel, Papel)”, “Mandaragat”, “Bayan Mo, Bayan Ko”, “Kahit ang Mundoy Magunaw”, “Lakambini”, “Pag-ibig, Pahimakas ng Isang Manlalakbay”, “Isang Umaga sa Bunganga ng Impyerno”,...
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A true survivor – Michael Rojales’ 72-day battle against COVID in Melbourne

A Filipino family from Berwick has been devastated by the COVID-19 since late March, where three family...
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FILCCA National Conference postponed until October 2021

In consultation with State Councils, the FILCCA Executive have formally postponed the National Conference until October 2021 in response to the current...

Filipinos in Melbourne share their experiences returning to lockdown

Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire have returned to Stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions as a result of an increasing number COVID-19...

Our lives as Filipino-Australians may never be the same again

The onset of the pandemic early this year has been reshaping the landscape of the world as we know it. As businesses...

Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire return to lockdown

By Philip Russo, Monash University and Brett Mitchell, University of Newcastle Metropolitan Melbourne and the shire of Mitchell will...