Front Page / July 2018 (Issue 40: Writing the Philippines


Cha: An Asian Literary Journal

 
We are very pleased to announce that Issue 40 (July 2018)—"Writing the Philippines"—of Cha is now available. We would like to thank Ricardo M. de Ungria and Lawrence Lacambra Ypil for reading the submissions with us and helping us put together ​the special edition. We would also like to thank Eddie Tay for the great selection of reviews. This issue's editorial is by Ungria and Ypil.
 
The following artists, writers and translators have generously allowed us to showcase their work:

 POETRY: Luisa A. Igloria​, ​Jeffrey B. Javier​, ​Isabela Banzon​, Christopher Rose​, ​Ivan Emil A. Labayne​, ​Jona Branzuela Bering​,​ Firie Jill T. Ramos​, ​Shane Carreon​, ​Abigail Licad,​ ​Jam Pascual​, ​Vincen Gregory Yu​, ​Sean Labrador y Manzano​, ​Kabel Mishka Ligot​,​ Debbie Karol Butay​, ​Jessrel Escaran Gilbuena​,​ Alfred A. Yuson​, ​Erwin Ponce, Nerisa del Carmen Guevara​ and ​Michelle Tobias
FICTION: Matthew Jacob F. Ramos​, ​Rayji de Guia​, R. Zamora Linmark​, ​Erwin E. Cabucos​, ​Julian dela Cerna​, ​Pearlsha Abubakar, Sigrid Marianne Gayangos​, ​John Bengan​ and​ Daryll Delgado
CREATIVE NON-FICTION: ​Miguel ​Syjuco​, ​Mia Corazon Aureus, Katrina Bonillo​, ​Pauline Joyce Gonzalvo​, ​Zola Gonzalez-Macarambon​, John Patrick Allanegui​ and​ Andrew Barker
PHOTOGRAPHY & ART: Xyza Cruz Bacani​​, Ferdinand Aragon​, Jeneen R. Garcia (cover artist)​, ​Happy Garaje​, ​Joan Monis Pabona​, ​Jose Santos P. Ardivilla​ and ​Dholeeh Ann Hidalgo
BOOK REVIEWS: Alfred A. Yuson​, ​Natalia Delazari​, ​Janice Tsang​, Jason G. Coe​, ​Goh Cheng Fai Zach​,​ Jennifer Mackenzie​, ​Chloe Leung​,​Carolyn Lau​, ​Christian Benitez​, ​Sandro Lau​ and​ Karlo Antonio Galay David
 
Our next issue, "Writing Singapore," is scheduled for publication in October 2018, while our Eleventh Anniversary Issue is scheduled for publication in December 2018. We are currently accepting submissions for the "Writing Macau" Issue (March 2019), the Auditory Cortex Special Issue (February 2019) and an anthology co-published by Goldfish Press (USA) and Cha.
 
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