Author: Luis H Francia

uis H. Francia is a poet, journalist, and nonfiction writer. His poetry books include The Arctic Archipelago and Other Poems and MUSEUM OF ABSENCES. He is the author of Memories of Overdevelopment: Reviews and Essays of Two Decades; the editor of Brown River, White Ocean: An Anthology of Twentieth Century Philippine Literature in English; and co-editor, with Eric Gamalinda, of Flippin': Filipinos on America, and of Vestiges of War: The Philippine-American War and the Aftermath of an Imperial Dream, 1899-1999, with Angel Velasco Shaw. The Beauty of Ghosts, poetry for the theater, premiered in 2007. He writes a monthly online column, "The Artist Abroad," for Manila's Daily Inquirer. Born and raised in Manila, he lives in New York City and teaches at New York University.

Eye of the Fish
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Eye of the Fish

Kaya Press

Literary Nonfiction. Asian American Studies. A deft, luminously intelligent examination of the Philippines through a glass darkly. Cross-cutting between Francia's recollections of the Philippines of his youth and accounts of his travels through the ...

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