Volume 14 Issue 01

Korea Crossing Cultures

June 2017 · Volume No.: 14 Issue No.: 1


Table of Contents Note from the Editor Campos, Patrick F.

Special Issue

Anna Deavere Smith’s Docudrama Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992: Crossing Boundaries or Re-Mythifying the Orient? Yoo, Ka-eul Locating a Transnational Film between Korean Cinema and American Cinema: A Case Study of Snowpiercer (2014) Yi. Ye Dam The Yummy Side of Hallyu: A Critical Autoethnography ElDakhakhny, Dina Magdy Politics of Language in “Korean style Multiculturalism”: Utilization of Filipino Language in Korean Language Textbooks for Marriage Migrants Laranjo, Ronel O.

Regular Articles

Between the Walls: The Shanty in “Hellow, Soldier” from Lino Brocka’s Tatlo, Dalawa, Isa (1974) Quiling, Jr., Tito R. Kaloka, Keri, Bongga: Pakahulugan at Pahiwatig ng Gay Language sa mga Piling Pelikula ni Vice Ganda Demeterio III, Feorillo A. Pamittan, Jr. Generoso Amante, Victoria Amado, Charri

Special Focus on New Works on Philippine Cinema

Rebyu ng Pagpasok sa Eksena: Ang Sinehan sa Panitikan at Pag-aaral ng Piling Sinehan sa Recto ni Chuckberry J. Pascual Diaz, Glenn L Cinephiles! as Post-Zine: Cinephilia in the Age of Digital Networks Mendizabal, Adrian Dollente The Transnational Pastime: An Interview with Joel David Grant, Paul Douglas Writing Philippine Cinema, Reading Nic Tiongson Sangil, Anne Frances N. Hindi Cinema: A Review of Rolando B. Tolentino’s Indie Cinema at mga Sanaysay sa Topograpiya ng Pelikula sa Filipinas (2017) Eliserio, UZ A Review of Eloisa May P. Hernandez’s Digital Cinema in the Philippines 1999-2009 Tan, Katrina Ross On History, Archive, and Theory: A Review of Nick Deocampo’s Eiga: Cinema in the Philippines During World War II Sonido, Louise Jashil R. Historiography of a “Lost” Cinema Deocampo, Nick A Review of Paul Douglas Grant and Misha Boris Anissimov's Lilas: An Illustrated History of the Golden Ages of Cebuano Cinema Olgado, Benedict Salazar On Excavating the Paleocinema of Cebu: An Interview with Misha Anissimov and Paul Douglas Grant Co, Teddy A Review of Rolando B. Tolentino’s Contestable Nation-Space: Cinema, Cultural Politics and Transnationalism in the Marcos-Brocka Philippines Piocos, Carlos M. III Binisaya, A New Generation of Cebuano Filmmakers: An Interview with Keith Deligero and Ara Chawdhury Campos, Patrick F.

On the “End” of National Cinema in the Philippines - A Roundtable Discussion

Introduction Of Spectralities and Afterlives in Philippine Cinema Palis, Joseph Aporias of National Cinema? Manzanilla, JPaul S. Pasiyam Sa Sineng Pambansa Cordero, Kristian Sendon

Volume 13 Issue 02

Open Issue

August 2016 · Volume No.: 13 Issue No.: 2


Table of Contents A Note from the Editor Campos, Patrick F.

Main Articles

Inside Gazes, Outside Gazes: The Influence of Ethnicity on the Filmmakers of the Dutch East Indies (1926–1936) Woodrich, Christopher A. The Epal Effect: A Theory-Based Assessment of the “Bawal ang Epal Dito” Campaign for the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program Solis, Randy Jay Baldo-Cubelo, Julienne Thesa Cox, Christine Anne R. Barthesian Semiologies on Selected YouTube Video Clips of Petra Mahalimuyak Demeterio III, Feorillo A. Liwanag, Leslie Anne Si Kris Aquino at ang/bilang Genre ng Lagim sa Filipinas Sanchez, Louie Jon A. Realizing a Regional Network Broadcasting System to Promote Competitiveness in Local Programming and Fair Broadcasting in Indonesia Surokim

Translated Article

Kris Aquino and the/as a Philippine Horror Genre Sanchez, Louie Jon A.


Television of, by, and for the Poor? On Suffering and Media Ethics Mangahas, Maria F. Hybridizing China in Zhang Yimou’s Hero (2002) KIM, Eun-hae Lukács, Kracauer, and Lino Brocka’s Manila in the Claws of Light (1975) Gutierrez, Jose III Review of Sin Dudas (Jamon, 2016) Rownd, Robert The Emergence of a New Lao Cinema: An Interview with Anysay Keola and Xaisongkham Induangchanthy Campos, Patrick F. Gawad Plaridel Lecture 2015 Lee, Ricardo

On the AlDub Kalye Serye Phenomenon - A Roundtable Discussion

Introduction Campos, Patrick F. (Dub)Smashing the Fourth Wall: The Kalyeserye's Metafiction Del Campo, Ivery Pagsipat sa AlDub mula sa Lenteng Pantayong Pananaw Brugada, Kristoffer The Good and the Bad: Aldub in Film Bolisay, Richard

Volume 13 Issue 01

Intellectuals, the Public Arena, and the Nation

June 2016 · Volume No.: 13 Issue No.: 1


Table of Contents A Note from the Editor: Intellectual, the Public Arena, and the Nation Campos, Patrick F.

Conference Papers

Apolinario Mabini, Isabelo de los Reyes, and the Emergence of a “Public” Mojares, Resil B. Natural Law and Anticolonial Revolt: Apolinario Mabini’s La Revolución Filipina and Isabelo de los Reyes’ La Sensacional Memoria Guillermo, Ramon Folklore and Insurgent Journalism of Isabelo de los Reyes Labiste, Ma. Diosa Tahao/Middle Road: From Imagining Nation to Embodying Transnation Bobis, Merlinda Visual Artists as Literary Artists: Fantasy and Folklore in 1950s Komiks-to-Film Adaptations Arriola, Joyce

Regular Articles

Negotiating the Struggle for Justice: Negotiation and Communication Practices of Selected Families of Media Killings Ragragio, Jefferson Lyndon D. Food Fight! Cross-cultural Conflict in a Polish Blogger’s Post about Filipino Food Cox, Christine Anne R.


Heneral Luna: Appreciation and Reservation Tiongson, Nicanor G.

On Poetics and Practice of Film Criticism in the Philippines - A Roundtable Discussion

Introduction Campos, Patrick F. Bien! Oh, Bien! Where is Philippine Film History? Deocampo, Nick The Elusive Film Criticism Flores, Patrick Two papers for the Roundtable Discussion on the Poetics and Practice of Film Criticism in the Philippines Guieb III, Eulalio R. Kung Paano Ako Nakapasok sa Film Criticism Lumbera, Bienvenido Krisis at Kritisismo: Ang Pangangailangan ng Radikal at Politikal na Kritika sa Hugpungan ng Sine, Kultura at Lipunan Pangilinan, Carlo Gabriel Critiquing the Filipino Film Today: Notes for the Round-Table Discussion on Film Criticism Tiongson, Nicanor G. Hinahanap, Kaya Nawawala Tolentino, Rolando B


Gawad Plaridel Lecture 2014 Villamayor, Nora Cabaltera

Volume 12 Issue 01

Special Issue

February 2015 · Volume No.: 12 Issue No.: 1


Table of Contents Politics in Mainstream, Underground, and New Media Campos, Patrick F.


The Making of the Philippine President: A Textual Analysis of Mythical Archetypes in the TV News Reports of the 2010 Presidential Elections Sarmenta, Severino Revisiting the ‘Aquino Magic’: Extending Neoliberal Interests and Foreshadowing Communicative Capitalism in the Philippines Caralde, Mae U. The Embodiment of the New Woman: Advertisements’ Mobilization of Women’s Bodies Through Co-Optation of Feminist Ideologies Baldo-Cubelo, Julienne Thesa People’s War, People’s Press: History and Evolution of Ang Bayan (The People), the News Organ of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) Tangi, Lucia Palpal-latoc Reactivating Filipino Youth Activism in the Age of Slacktivism Lanuza, Gerry Spectres of New Media Technologies in the Public Sphere Labiste, Ma. Diosa In Other News: Negotiating a Shifting Notion of Newsworthiness Through Amateur Web Video Canlas, Daphne-Tatiana T. Internet Literacy: Levels of Literacy Among Selected Filipinos Across Economic Classes Portus, Lourdes M. Media Assessment of Herbalife’s Crisis Response: An Approach to Explain Vietnam’s Media Transparency Level Ly-Le, Tuong-Minh Striking Balance: Freedom of Expression in Post-Soeharto Indonesia Suryana, A’an The Philippines as an International Transit Site for North Korean Refugees Dawe, Christopher J.


Representations and Discourses in Internet Comedy Gutierrez, Jose III Animation and Realism: A Review of RPG Metanoia (2010) Gutierrez, Jose III