CECILIA MANGUERRA BRAINARD: PHILIPPINE AMERICAN WRITER CALIFORNIA CEBU

 

Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

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Other Sources about Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

* Abao, Jane Frances P. 2001. "Retelling the Stories, Rewriting the Bildungsroman: Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's When the Rainbow Goddess Wept ." Humanities Diliman (January-June)
* Adler, Les. 1996. "Acapulco at Sunset and Other Stories: A Review." Pilipinas 26 (Spring)
* Aubry, Erin. "A Child's Vision of Life During Wartime." Los Angeles Times. November 15, 1994, E-8.
* Beltran, Marie G. "Woman With Horns and Other Concerns." Filipinas (May 1995_: 29, 56.
* Casper, Leonard. "BACK-AZIMUTH Filipino Writers Abroad." Kinaadman XXVII (2005): 69-82.
* Casper, Leonard (1996), Sunsurfers Seen From Afar:Critical Essays 1991-1996, Manila: Anvil, ISBN 9712705404
* Casper, Leonard. Rev. of Song of Yvonne, Philippine Studies 41 (2nd Quarter 1993): 251-54.
* Chandrasekara, Ray. "Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra" Encyclopedia of Asian-American Literature, Ed. Seiwoong Oh, 2013, ISBN 978-1-4381-4058-2
* Cheung, King Kok (1997) An Interethnic Companion to Asian American Literature, Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge, 1997. p. 38
* Cruz, Isagani R. "The Pleasures of Ubec, Otherwise Known as Cebu." Starweek: The Sunday Magazine of the Philippine Star (October 29, 1995): 20.
* Cruz, Jhoanna Lynn. "Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard's Fiction: Bridging Distances". Likha, Vol. 15, No. 1, 1994-1995: 14-22.
* Campomanes, Oscar V. "Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Scenographer." Introduction of Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's Vigan and Other Stories (2012).
* Diores, Luis. "Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard: Fiction is Organic to me." Kulokabildo: Dialogues with Cebuano Writers Ed. Yu, Hope S. University of San Carlos Cebuano Studies Center, 2009, 125-132.
* Grice, Helen. "Artistic Creativity, Form, and Fictional Experimentation in Filipina American Fiction." MELUS: The Journal of the Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States 29.1 (2004): 181-198.
* Grow, L.M. (2003), And Quiet Flows the Dawn, Quezon City: Giraffe, ISBN 9718832815
* Huang, Guiyou, "Cecilia Manguerra Brainard." The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945, Columbia University Press, 2013, p. 114-115.
* Hubler, Dana (Mar/April 1997), An Interview with Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Palm Coast, Fl: Poets & Writers Magazine
* Igloria, Luisa, Review of Magdalena, MELUS, Vol. 29, No. 1, Filipino American Literature, Spring 2004, page. 315-317
* Knippling, Alpana Sharma, "Filipino American Literature" New Immigrant Literatures in the United States, Greenwood Publishing Group, 1996, p. 75
* Lim Jr., Paulino (2012), "Diplotic (Double Vision) Consciousness of Overseas Filipino Writers." A Paper delivered at Ninth International Conference on the Philippines, Oct 28-30, 2012 at Michigan State University, page 5.
* Magan, Rhodora G. "Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's Oriental Oriental "Magdalena": A Linguistic Reinvention." GSTF Journal of Law and Social Sciences (JLSS) Vol. 4, No. 2, 2015.
* Magan, Rhodora G. "Eve and Her Beings: A Chopin-Brainard Simulation." A Paper delivered at the Asian Conference on Literature & Librarianship, April 2-5, 2015 in Osaka, Japan.
* Manlapaz, Edna (2003), Filipino Women Writers in English, Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, ISBN 9715504515
* Otano, Alicia (2003). "Cecilia Manguerra Brainard." Asian American Short Story Writers: Am A-to-Z Guide, Ed Guiyou Huang, Greenwood Press, Westport, CT, 2003, pages 17-21
* Palma, Shannan ("Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra." The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Mutiethnic American Literature: A-C, Greenwood Press, 2005, Ed Emmanuel Sampath Nelson, page 313-314
* Pantoja, Cristina (1994), Filipino Woman Writing: Home and Exile in the Autobiographical Narratives of Ten Writers, Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, ISBN 9715501133
* Parikh, Crystal & Kim, Daniel Y. Eds. The Cambridge Companion to Asian American Literature, Cambridge University Press, 2015 p 23
* Pieri, Caterina E. (2003) "Tesi di Laurea When the Rainbow Goddess Wept di Cecilia Manguerra Brainard." MA in English, Literary Translation Thesis, Universita di Torino, Italy.
* Rafols, Margarita. 2010. "Hide and Seek: Redefining 'Filipino' in Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's Fiction by Filipinos in America (1993) and Contemporary Fiction by Filipinos in America (1997)." BA Literature Thesis, Ateneo de Manila University
* Rimando, Ruth S. (2006). "Foregrounding Myths and Legends in Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's When the Rainbow Goddess Wept." BA. Literature Thesis, University of Santo Tomas.
* Ty, Eleanor. "Cecilia Manguerra Brainard. Asian American Novelists: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook. Ed. Emmanuel S. Nelson. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2000, 29-33.
* Ty, Eleanor. "'Never Again Be the Yvonne of Yesterday': Personal and Collective Loss in Cecilia Brainard's Song of Yvonne." In Writing Dispossession, Writing Desire: Asian-American Women Writers. Ed. Srimati Mukherjee.
* Ty, Eleanor (2004), The Politics of the Visible in Asian North American Narratives, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, ISBN 978-0802086044
* Wigley, John Jack (2004). "Representations of the Female Body in Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's Fiction." MA Literature Thesis, University of Santo Tomas.
* Wigley, John Jack (2004) " Fictionalized Bodies: Reprsentations of the Female Body in the Short Stories of Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard: Unitas, Vol. 77, No. 3, September 2004, pages 329-349
* Wigley, John Jack. "From Waxing to Waning: Woman's Psychosexual Development in Selected Short Stories of Cecilia Manguerra Brainard and Michelle Cruz Skinner." Inter/Sections (February 18, 2008):48-49.
* Xu, Wenying (2012) Historical Dictionary of Asian American Literature and Theater, The Scarecrow Press, 2012, p.32

External Links

* Asian American Net's Bio about Cecilia Manguerra Brainard
* Cecilia Manguerra Brainard on BakitWhy.com Pilipino American Lifestyle
* Cecilia Brainard on Facebook
* Eleanor Ty's writeup on Cecilia Manguerra Brainard in Asian American Novelists
* Filipino American Literature
* Filipino Writers Album
* Interview of Cecilia Brainard by Daniel M. Jaffe
* Interview of Cecilia Manguerra Brainard by Dana Hubler (Poets & Writers, 1997)
* Kirkus Review of Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's When the Rainbow Goddess Wept, July 1, 1994
* Possibilities of Humaneness in an Age of Slaughter, by Leonard Casper (re Song of Yvonne/When the Rainbow Goddess Wept)
* Review of Noli Me Tangere by Jose Rizal and When the Rainbow Goddess Wept by Allen Gaborro
* The History of Filipino Women's Writings by Riitta Vartti
* University of Michigan's site for When the Rainbow Goddess Wept
* University of Minnesota's Voices from the Gaps - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard
* What Are You Writing On - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard
* Who's Who of Asian Americans - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard bio
* Who's Who in Contemporary Women's Writing - (Cecilia Brainard page 46)
* Wikipedia Writeup about Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

* Cebuana Trailblazers or Sugbuanang Tag-Una, (Cecilia Manguerra Brainard page 2)

* YouTube - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard Interviewed by Chappy Piramide <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ql5OpVDVfM&feature=sharew>
* YouTube - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard at the Writers Program Publication Party 2015 <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L77Ih-0TheE>

* YouTube - Cecilia Manguerra Brainard Interview by Jeepney Books* YouTube: Cecilia Brainard Reads at UCLA Extension's Publication Party, June 9, 2010
* YouTube - Miguel Syjuco & Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, ALOUD, LA Central Library
* YouTube-Cecilia Manguerra Brainard- Books, Pictures with Literary Writers
*YouTube - Cecilia Brainard on Kababayan LA, April 27, 2011 <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEc-6dEX3Uw>
* Reading by Cecilia Brainard at the Publication Party, Writers Program, UCLA X
, 2011 <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Md04gJ0upYE&feature=youtu.be>
* YouTube - 2011 Student Production of Cecilia Brainard's Short story "Woman With Horns"
* YouTube - 2014 UST Film Production of Cecilia Brainard's Short Story "Woman with Horns"
*Cecilia Brainard in Writers Program Panel "Getting Started as a Writer" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLsCT3mFUIs
*Cecilia Brainard in Book Launch of Magnifica: Mama Mary's Pilgrim Sites, Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjLddlj8W_8
*Cecilia Brainard Reads from Angelica's Daughters http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kq_XovP0TS4
*Cecilia Brainard Reads from When the Rainbow Goddess Wept http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMzv29_9zq8
*Cecilia Brainard Gives Advice to Beginning Writers http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zd5UCnlGdjQ&feature=relmfu

SOME ANTHOLOGIES THAT INCLUDE CECILIA BRAINARD'S WRITINGS:

Asian American Literature, Glencoe McGraw-Hill, 2001
A Taste of Home, editors Ed Maranan and Len Maranan-Goldstein, Anvil, 2008
The AA Literary Realm, Asian American Literary Forum, 1991
Amerasia Journal, Asian American Studies Center, UCLA, 1986
An Anthology of Philippine Writing in America, Philippine American Press Club of LA, 1989
Babaylan: An Anthology of Filipina and Filipina American Writers, Aunt Lute, 2000
Behind the Walls: Life of Convent Girls, Anvil, 2005
The Beginning and Other Asian Folktales, PAWWA, 1994
Cherished: 21 Writers on Animals They Have Loved and Lost, Abrecrombie, New World Library, 2011
City Dialogues: Life During Wartime, ed. D. Hideo Maruyama, City Dialogues Project, 2003
Contemporary Fiction by Filipinos in America, Brainard, Anvil, 1998
Dis-Orient Journalzine, Hong, 1994
Going Home to a Landscape, ed. Villanueva & Cerenio, Calyx Books, 2003
Growing Up Filipino: Stories for Young Adults, PALH, 2003
Linking the World Through English, Diwa Textbooks, 2006
Fast Food Fiction, Noelle Q. de Jesus, Anvil, 2003
Fiction by Filipinos in America, Brainard, New Day Publishers, 1993
Finding God: True Stories of Spiritual Encounters, Anvil, 2009
Forbidden Fruit, Anvil Publishing Inc., 1992
From America to Africa: Essays of Filipino Women Overseas, FAI, 2000
FIL-AM: The Filipino American Experience, Publico, 1999
Fern Garden, UP Press, 1999
Harvest I, Ed. Lina Espina Moore, New Day Publishers, 1992
Home to Stay: Asian American Women's Fiction, Ed. Bruchac & Watanabe, Greenfield Review Press, 1990
Journey of 100 Years; Reflections on the Centennial of Philippine Independence, PAWWA, 1999
Making Waves: An Anthology of Writings by and About Asian American Women, Ed. Asian Women United California, Beacon Press, 1989
New to North America, Burning Bush Publications, 1998
On a Bed of Rice, Anchor Books/Doubleday, 1995
Our World of Reading Gr. 7, Anvil, 2010
Outpouring: Yolanda Relief Anthology, Alfar, Kestrel 2014 (ebook: Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00I3BCNGW; Kobo: http://store.kobobooks.com/en-US/ebook/outpouring 
The Perimeter of Light:Writing About the Vietnam War, New Rivers Press, 1992
Philippine American Short Stories, Giraffe, 1997
Philippine Speculative Fiction, Vol. 8, Alfar & Alfar, Kestrel, 2013
Pinay: Autobiographical Narratives by Women Writers,1926-1998, Ateneo de Manila University Press, 2000
Portal: Gateway to Adventure, Orosa, Studio 5, 2015
Remembering Rizal: Voices from the Diaspora, Lozada, PAWA, 2011
Search, The Augustinian Journal of Cultural Excellence, Colegio San Agustin, 2005
Seven Stories From Seven Sisters: A Collection of Philippine Folktales, PAWWA 1992
Screaming Monkeys: Critiques of Asian American Images, Galang, Coffee House Press, 2003
Sojourns, Mar Productions 1998
Songs of Ourselves, Anvil, 1994
St. Andrews Review, St. Andrews Presbyterian College, 1985
Tomas, Vol 2, Issue 3, University of Santo Tomas, 1st semester 2013-14
Tulikarpanen: Anthology of Filipina Writings, translated into Finnish, ed. Ritta Vartti 2001
The Quill: The Asian Writer's League Journal, 1991
Westword I, Writers' Program, UCLA Extension, 1989

 

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