APAH Journal


Asian Perspectives in the Arts and Humanities is now accepting submissions(scholarly 
articles and reviews) for its succeeding issues.

Submission Deadline for March 2013 Issue: November 2012

Editorial Staff 

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Vol. 2, No. 2 (2012)                                                        Vol. 2, No. 1 (2012)


Vol. 1, No. 1 (2011)                                                             Vol. 1, No. 2 (2011)


Copies are available at Ateneo de Manila University Press Bookstore
For subscriptions: please write to apah@admu.edu.ph


Jovino G. Miroy, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

Board of Editors
Jose Bernardo Capino, University of Illinois, U.S.A.
Peter Casarella, De Paul University, U.S.A.
William Desmond, Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven, Belgium
Manuel B. Dy, Jr., Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
Neil Fettling, La Trobe University, Australia
Ron Geaves, Liverpool Hope University, U.K.
Reynaldo C. Ileto, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Christina Klein, Boston College, U.S.A.
Victor Merriman, Liverpool Hope University, U.K.
Soledad S. Reyes, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
Nicanor G. Tiongson, University of the Philippines, Philippines
Hiroko N. Yabut, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

Copy Editor
Michael Ner E. Mariano

Layout Artist
Josemaria Roberto V. Reyes / Daniel P. Tayona

Cover Design
Daniel P. Tayona

Ateneo de Manila University Press



The journal, Asian Perspectives in the Arts and Humanities, is a peer-reviewed journal published twice a year by the School of Humanities of the Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City, Philippines. Multidisciplinary in scope, it welcomes articles in English or Filipino in the following fields: literature, philosophy, theology, performance arts, visual arts, forms of media and other related areas, especially studies engaging Philippine and Asian experience. Interdisciplinary in approach, it seeks to shed light on issues related to culture and identity articulated in various primary texts.

Peer Review. Articles are submitted for review to two experts in the article’s field of study, on whose recommendation the Editor bases the decision to publish the article.

Manuscripts must be in MS Word format and attached to an email addressed to apah@admu.edu.ph. Articles must be in MLA parenthetical documentation, employ endnotes, and end with a list of “Works Cited.” Authors should prepare an abstract, up to six keywords (in alphabetical order, excluding words in the title), and a one-paragraph CV.

Copyright ©2011 All rights reserved. The copyright of individual works reverts to the authors. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the written permission of the copyright owner.

ISSN: 2094-9219

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