Philippine Literature

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Types of Literature

Elements of Literature

The Literary Forms in Philippine Literature

Philippine Literature Overview 1

Philippine Literature Overview 2

Philippine Literature Overview 3

Philippine Legends and Myths

Philippine Mythology

Creation Myths from the Philippines

Flood Myths from the Philippines

Philippine Epics

Folktales from the Philippines

Maria Makiling

Mariang Makiling by Jose Rizal

Maria Sinukuan

Bernardo Carpio

The Legend of Minggan

Philippine Literature in Spanish

Mahal na Passion ni Jesu Christong Panginoon natin na Tola by Gaspar Aquino de Belen (Full text)

Urbana at Feliza (Background info)

Pag Susulatan nang Dalauang Binibini na si Urbana at ni Feliza by P. Modesto de Castro (Full text)

Ibong Adarna (Background info)

Ibong Adarna by Anonymous (Full text)

Florante at Laura (Background info)

Florante at Laura  by Francisco Baltazar (Full text)

Ninay by Pedro Paterno (Full text)

Philippine Literature in English

Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife by Manuel E. Arguilla

May Day Eve by Nick Joaquin

My Brother's Peculiar Chicken by Alejandro Roces

Untitled by Jose Garcia Villa

Landscape with Figures by Carlos Bulosan