Vestiges of war : the Philippine-American War and the aftermath of an imperial dream, 1899-1999 (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Vestiges of war : the Philippine-American War and the aftermath of an imperial dream, 1899-1999

Author: Angel Velasco Shaw; Luis Francia
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Compelling Account Of The Consequences Of American Colonialism In The Philippines Through Critical And Visual Art Essays.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angel Velasco Shaw; Luis Francia
ISBN: 0814797903 9780814797907 0814797911 9780814797914
OCLC Number: 59333163
Notes: "A project of Asian/Pacific/American Studies, New York University."
Description: [1 volume]
Contents: Exquisite Betrayal / Angel Velasco Shaw --
Excised from the Rind of Things / Luis H. Francia --
A Philippine History Lesson / Alfrredo Navarro Salanga --
The Philippine-American War: Friendship and Forgetting / Reynaldo C. Ileto --
Uneasy Observers: Germans and the Philippine-American War / Wigan Salazar --
Mark Twain's Anti-Imperialist Writings in the "American Century" / Jim Zwick --
To the Person Sitting in Darkness / Mark Twain --
Visual Essay: Philippine Photo Album / Bencab --
Visual Essay: Daantaon/A Century / Antipas Delotavo. Visual Essay: The Testament of the Motherland or Panahon ng Mga Amerikano/American Period / Brenda Fajardo --
The Hills Are Still There / Resil Mojares --
4 February / Alfrredo Navarro Salanga --
An American Colonial State: Authority and Structure in Southern Mindanao / Patricio Abinales --
Fagen and Other Ghosts: African-Americans and the Philippine-American War / Rene G. Ontal --
Casualty Figures of the American Soldier and the Other: Post-1898 Allegories of Imperial Nation-Building as "Love and War" / Oscar V. Campomanes. Racism and Intervention in the Third World, Past and Present / Daniel Boone Schirmer --
The Miseducation of the Filipino / Renato Constantino --
From Colonizer to Liberator: How U.S. Colonialism Succeeded in Reinventing Itself After the Pacific War / Bienvenido Lumbera --
5 February / Alfrredo Navarro Salanga --
Baguio Between Two Wars: The Creation and Destruction of a Summer Capital / Erlyn Ruth Alcantara --
Imperialist Fictions: The Filipino in the Imperialist Imaginary / Nick Deocampo --
Food and War / Doreen G. Fernandez. English Is Your Mother Tongue/Ang Ingles Ay ang tongue ng Ina Mo / Eric Gamalinda --
Baguio Graffiti / Santiago Bose --
Visual Essay: Pagmulat/Awakening / Genara Banzon --
Visual Essay: Lumayo Kayo at Magparami/Go Forth and Mulitply / Alwin Reamillo --
10 February and 16 February / Alfrredo Navarro Salanga --
Quod Nomen Mihi Est? Excerpts From a Conversation With Satan / Paul Pfeiffer --
Kindred Distance / Yong Soon Min --
The Hairy Hand / Nguyen Qui Duc --
Notes From the Other Cartography / Guillermo Gomez-Pena. Poppy's House: History, Pop Culture, and the Reevaluation of a Filipino-American "Sixty-Cents" in Guam / Vicente Diaz --
Visual Essay: Home Is Where You Are / Emilio Ganot --
Scenes From the Play, Dageaters / Jessica Hagedorn --
Five Poems / Luis H. Francia --
Dust Memories / Dionisio Velasco --
20 February / Alfrredo Navarro Salanga --
Parricides, Bastards and Counterrevolution: Refections on the Philippine Centennial / Vicente L. Rafael. An Open Wound: Colonial Melancholia and Contemporary Filipino/American Texts / Sarita Echavez See --
Excerpts from Umbilical Cord / Angel Velasco Shaw --
Visual Essay: Maidens in the Philippines / Christina Quisumbing Ramilo --
Visual Essay: Colonizado / Mariano Del Rosorio --
Visual Essay: Manananggal, No Es Una Virgen / Manuel Ocampo --
Visual Essay: The Labyrinth / Roberto Villanuevo --
Afterword: The Secret Archives / John Kuo Wei Tehen.
Responsibility: edited by Angel Velasco Shaw and Luis H. Francia.

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Examines the official American nationalist story of benevolent assimilation and fraternal tutelage in its half century of colonial occupation of the Philippines. This book shows the consequences of  Read more...

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"Through forceful poems, archival phots, art, visual essays, plays and memoirs, three dozen contributors. . .weigh in against the glossed over or repressed history of the war and its aftermath in the Read more...

 
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