AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Gémino Abad

Gémino Abad

The Philippines

Gemino Abad is a poet, fictionist, literary critic, and an emeritus professor of literature and creative writing at the University of the Philippines. In 2009, he received Italy’s Premio Feronia in the foreign author category for his poetry in English, later published in a bilingual edition, Dove le parole non si spezzano (2015). He has ten books of poems, two of short stories, and nine of critical essays, and has edited anthologies of Philippine poetry and short fiction in English.

Gémino Abad is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Being Both a Critic and a Creative Writer

3 Nov, Fri 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Arts House, Screening Room
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

ASEAN 50: Imagining Community

4 Nov, Sat 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
National Gallery Singapore, Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

Epic International Reading I

4 Nov, Sat 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tent@Empress, In front of Victoria Theatre
FREE EVENT