Barnard’s Millie’s List recommends Eileen Tabios’ PAGPAG

Barnard College’s “Millie’s List” recommends Eileen Tabios’ new short story collection, PAGPAG! “Pagpag” is the practice of scavenging through trash heaps for discarded food that the poor then attempts to clean and re-cook for new meals. Pagpag heart-wrenchingly symbolizes the effects of a corrupt government unable to take care of—indeed, abusing—its people. PAGPAG’s stories, while…

Fil-Am publishing house releases short story and poetry collections

By WALTER ANG, Philippine Daily Inquirer SAN FRANCISCO — Filipino American publishing house Paloma Press has released short story collection Pagpag: The Dictator’s Aftermath in the Diaspora by Eileen Tabios. The book includes “protest stories” against martial law in the Philippines that Tabios had written in the latter half of the 1990s appended with a…

Bookshop now carries Paloma Press titles

Book buyers now have the option of ordering Paloma Press titles on Bookshop, “an online bookstore with a mission to financially support independent bookstores and give back to the book community.” Please check out our newest releases: Shield the Joyous by Christopher X. Shade (April 2020) PAGPAG: The Dictator’s Aftermath by Eileen R. Tabios (March…

Shield the Joyous

SHIELD THE JOYOUS poems CHRISTOPHER X. SHADE ISBN 978-1-7323025-9-4 Library of Congress Control Number: 2020930703 Release Date: April 2, 2020 Pages: 80 Price: $16.00 Distributors: Bookshop, Amazon, B&N, Ingram (wholesale). Or purchase directly from the publisher, editor @ palomapress.net PALOMA PRESS RELEASES SHIELD THE JOYOUS San Mateo County, 2 April 2020 — Paloma Press is…