Resil Mojares, will be conferred the country’s highest recognition for the arts, as he was named the 2018 National Artist for Literature for his significant contributions in the development of the Philippine literature.
Who is the National Artist of Literature?
2014 – Cirilo F. Bautista, National Artist for Literature and Died in 2016.
Is Nora Aunor a National Artist?
Aunor has also appeared in several stage plays, television shows and concerts. She is known as Philippine cinema’s “Superstar” and is regarded as the People’s National Artist.
What are the 5 main genres?
This genre is often broken up into five subgenres: fantasy, historical fiction, contemporary fiction, mystery, and science fiction. Nonetheless, there are more than just five types of fiction, ranging from romance to graphic novels.
What is the first literature in the Philippines?
The early inhabitants of the Philippine archipelago had a native alphabet or syllabary which among the Tagalogs was called baybayin, an inscription akin to Sanskrit. It was through the baybayin that literary forms such as songs, riddles and proverbs, lyric and short poems as well as parts of epic poems were written.