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In which I battle with my heritage of smallness, pre-Clarion

*It is not within the scope of this post to define exactly what Filipino culture is, on the whole and overall. I will not attempt it because I do not know and because I may not be able to catch myself from thinking Tagalog-centric thoughts that will discredit theĀ other regions, tribes, andĀ languages. The Philippines is… Continue reading In which I battle with my heritage of smallness, pre-Clarion

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Fact vs. Fiction: On reading social issues in Disney’s ‘The Princess and the Frog’ (a response)

I've known a long while now that Disney, even though I grew up with and loved its 90s Renaissance era films, wasn't exactly known for its feminism, historical accuracy, and cultural representation, to name a few things. But I decided to open that can of worms, in the name of picking up a few useful somethings.