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Prose about poetry written by Luis Dato; or historical articles related to the town of Baao, by authors otherwise indicated.

Mount Iriga with the Century Tree in Antipolo, Baao, Camarines Sur

Awards and Recognition Luis G. Dato

Outstanding Catholic Poet recognition Luis G. Dato

Luis G. Dato, over the years, since the 1960s, received awards and recognition from different organizations and schools. Ateneo de Naga University Sarong Pag Omaw Given by the Ateneo de Naga University on September 11, 1988, posthumously, it reads: “Maski…

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Luis G. Dato and the Journal


Journal, a publication of the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines. was founded in 1920. Luis G. Dato’s letter to the editor was printed in the “LETTER” section of the November 1940 issue. It reads: Journal. [1940]American Chamber of…

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baao church by jojie badilla

VIGNETTES OF BAAO HISTORY first appeared in the Baao Town Fiesta 1962 Souvenir Program. by Luis G. Dato and Rev. Andres Mariano There are still many gaps and mooted questions in Baao’s long and chequered history awaiting the assiduity of…

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48967319967 4a6b27d0c6 b 1 A SURVEY OF FILIPINO POETRY IN ENGLISH

A SURVEY OF FILIPINO POETRY IN ENGLISH is an article, written by Luis G. Dato, which originally appeared in the Philippines Herald Mid-week Magazine in April 6, 1932 about his thoughts on classical poetry and the future of the emergence…

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In Memory of Manoy Paulix Robosa

paulix robosa

By Stephen Cenon D. Talla In October 2011, I received a telephone call from Mr. Bong Sison, (one of the owners of the University of Nueva Caceres and the AMS Press in Naga City), accepting my application for the printing…

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