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However, the beginnings of anything resembling a professional market for writing in English would not be realized until the s with the founding of other newspapers and magazines like the Philippines Herald inthe Philippine Education Magazine in renamed Philippine Magazine inand later the Manila Tribune, the Graphic, Woman's Outlook, and Woman's Home Journal.
Cash incentives were given to writers in when the Free Press started to pay for published contributions and awarded P1, for the best stories.
The organization in of the Philippine Writers Association and in of the University of the Philippines National Writers Workshop, which put out the Literary Apprentice, also helped encourage literary production.
Inthe Philippine Writers League was put up by politically conscious writers, intensifying their debate with those in the "art for art's sake" school of Villa.
Among the significant publications of this fertile period were: Dramatic writing took a backseat due to the popularity of Filipino vaudeville bodabil and Tagalog movies, although it was kept alive by the playwright Wilfredo Ma. The post-war period[ edit ] During the Japanese occupationwhen Tagalog was favored by the Japanese military authority, writing in English was consigned to limbo, since most of the English writers were forced to write in Tagalog or joined in the underground and wrote English stories based on the battles to serve as propaganda pieces in boosting the morale of the guerrillas.
It picked up after the war, however, with a fervor and drive for excellence that continue to this day. Inthe Barangay Writers Project was founded to help publish books in English.
Against a background marked by political unrest and government battles with Hukbalahap guerrillas, writers in English in the postwar period honed their sense of craft and techniques. Among the writers who came into their own during this time were, among many others:Listen to real English Conversations and speak English fluently and confidently.
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