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.

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

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