Who are the most recognized Filipino writers during the Spanish colonial tradition?
The most important figure is that of Jose Rizal (1861-1896), who produced, among many other writings, Noli me Tangere(1887) and El Filibusterismo (1891) which remain, to this day, the most important novels written by a Filipino. Important writers of Rizal’s generation include Pedro Paterno (1858-1911), Marcelo H.
Who is known as the most notable writer of the Spanish period?
Widely regarded as the greatest Spanish-language writer of all time, Miguel de Cervantes pioneered the modern novel with his masterpiece Don Quixote, published in 1605.
What is the Philippine literature during Spanish colonial period?
The existing literature of the Philippine ethnic groups at the time of conquest and conversion into Christianity was mainly oral, consisting of epics, legends, songs, riddles, and proverbs.
Who are the writers in Spanish period?
Other well-known Spanish-language writers, especially during the American period were Francisco Alonso Liongson (El Pasado Que Vuelve, 1937), Isidro Marfori, Cecilio Apóstol (Pentélicas, 1941), Fernando Ma. Guerrero (Crisálidas, 1914), Flavio Zaragoza Cano (Cantos a España and De Mactán a Tirad) and others.
What are the Spanish influences on Philippine literature?
SPANISH INFLUENCES ON PHILIPPINE LITERATURE
European legends and traditions brought here became assimilated in our songs, corridos, and moro-moros. Ancient literature was collected and translated to Tagalog and other dialects.