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Charlson Ong

Writing the Novel
August 2, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM | Buenavista | Anvil Publishing

Beyond the Great Wall: Writing the Tsinoy Community
August 3, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM | Buenavista | Anvil Publishing

Charlson Ong has published four collections of short fiction: Men of the East and Other Stories; Woman of Amkaw and Other Stories; Conversion and Other Fictions; and Of That Other Country We Now Speak and Other Stories. He has also written three novels: An Embarrassment of Riches, Banyaga: A Song of War; and Blue Angel, White Shadow. He has won the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards, the Philippine Centennial Literary Award, the National Book Award, the Gawad Balagtas Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the SEA (Southeast Asia) Write Award from Thai Royalty.