Thursday, September 27, 2012
FILCOLS board member Marne Kilates to Launch New Book
Award-winning poet and FILCOLS board member Marne Kilates is launching his latest poetry collection “Pictures as Poems and Other (Re)Visions” on Saturday, 29 September, 5 p.m. at the Solidaridad Bookstore in Malate, Manila.
Kilates is a founding board member of FILCOLS along with National Artist Virgilio Almario, critic Dr. Isagani R. Cruz, and engineer turned author Abdon M. Balde Jr.
For his poems and translations, Kilates’ received accolades from the Palanca Awards, Manila Critics Circle, and the much coveted SEAWRITE Awards.
The launch is open to the public. Interested participants may contact the UST Publishing House through Ms. Anna Nicolas at 406-1611 local 8281.
For information on other works by Kilates, visit his online journal www.electronicmonsoon.com
Photo by Alvin J. Buenaventura