A Scathing And Funny Satire Of Philippine Politics And Cults Of Personality, An Embarrassment Of Riches Won The Prestigious Centennial Literary Prize It Tells The Story Of The Victorianas, An Island West Of The Philippines, Whose Dictator, General Azurin, Has Just Died In The Upcoming Elections To Fill The Power Vacuum, A Motley Crew Of Characters Shows Up To Play The Politics Game, Including The Daughter Of The Island S Richest Tycoon, A Leader Of The Underground Liberation Movement, A Charismatic Preacher, An Enigmatic Feng Shui Master, And Jeffrey Kennedy Tantivo, A Self Exile Just Returned Who, Along With Becoming Embroiled In The Political Scene, Also Struggles To Uncover His Hidden Past.
Charlson L Ong , resident fellow of the Institute of Creative Writing and fictionist scriptwriter singer extraordinaire, was born on July 6, 1960 He obtained an A.B in Psychology from the University of the Philippines in 1977, and currently teaches literature and creative writing under UP s Department of English and Comparative Literature He has joined several writers workshops here and abro
- 427 pages
- An embarrassment of riches
- Charlson Ong
- 03 July 2017 Charlson Ong