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I, Blogius

Not knowing Sina Queyras nor having read “LemonHound,” this book was, at first glance, indecipherable. Is it some sort of epistolary theorizing? Diary of a runaway academic? Organized by date, beginning with an entry for May 9, 2004, Queyras is by turns rambling, opaque, and always eclectic. Until bam! it starts to really make sense.

Shoe-In Politics

Political theatre, when it is done well, leaves the audience breathless. The People Power story encompasses in broad bold strokes the Philippine People Power Revolution of…

Not An Office Romance

Fat Pig, by contemporary American playwright Neil LaBute, is ostensibly a love story about a rather emotionally immature young professional, Tom, and an articulate but vulnerable,…

Second-Person Pathos

The first novel of Montreal writer and video producer Doug Harris is YOU Comma Idiot. Written in the second person, it chronicles the misadventures of Lee…

Isn’t It Bromantic

The Oxford English Dictionary recently revealed the latest list of words newly granted access to its pages, including vuvuzela, staycation, and yes, bromance. It will be…