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U2 Goes to Manila

The Millennial/Gen Z’s Guide To U2

By Ade Magnaye  Legendary Irish rock band U2 is coming to the Philippines for the first time as part of the “Joshua Tree World Tour,”…

Still from Cinemalaya's website

She’s Still Standing

by KRISTOFER PURNELL Sheryl Rose Andes delivers on her goal to focus on the woman’s persona. That she was supported by a production crew mostly…

F bois


By JESSICA PAG-IWAYAN For decades, generation after generation, many people have been branding men. Not very many people pay it notice but it is there.…

Mylene and Kit


By JESSICA PAG-IWAYAN We’re just half way past 2019 but local movie producers and filmmakers are continuously heating up our movie screens with steamy, May–December…

Still, oil on canvas, 2019

The Whys of Slowhands

Text by Sara Grace Fojas Page Design by Pinggot Zulueta    When Joel Rodriguez Bartolome was young, the teacher gave his class an assignment to…

THESPIANS OF THE PAST The University of the Philippines Dramatic Club, 1928-29. In the front row are F.B. Icasiano, Sol H. Gwekoh, U.P. President Rafael Palma, and Prof.
Verne Dyson. The others are unidentified.


By JAMIE C. LAYA   Doña Pelagia was resolute, indomitable, dogged, firm— it is only right for people to marry and for money to marry…