[Blueboard] Congratulations to the finalists of the 2006 National Book Awards!

m baytion alunsina2005 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 31 11:56:07 PHT 2007


We are happy to announce that the following books and their authors
have been nominated for the 2006 National Book Awards given by the
Manila Critics Circle. The awards will be given today, August 31, from
4 to 6 pm, at the Manila International Bookfair, World Trade Center,
Roxas Blvd., Manila.

ESSAY
Science Solitaire: Essays on Science, Nature, and Becoming Human, by
Maria Isabel Garcia. Ateneo de Manila University Press.

JUAN C. LAYA AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL IN A PHILIPPINE LANGUAGE
Ang Sandali ng mga Mata, by Alvin B. Yapan. Ateneo de Manila University Press.

JUAN C. LAYA AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL IN A FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Salamanca, by Dean Francis Alfar. Ateneo de Manila University Press.

POETRY
Pag-aabang sa Kundiman: Isang Talambuhay, by Edgar Calabia Samar.
Office of Research and Publications. Ateneo de Manila University.

SOCIAL SCIENCES
The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States, and the
Philippines, by Paul A. Kramer. Ateneo de Manila University Press.

Engaging Society: The Sociologist in a War Zone, by John J. Carroll,
S.J. Ateneo de Manila University Press.

In the Name of Civil Society: From Free Election Movements to People
Power in the Philippines, by Eva-Lotta E. Hedman. Ateneo de Manila
University Press.

The complete list of nominees may be viewed at:
http://manilacriticscircle.blogspot.com/2007/08/national-book-award-2006-finalists.html

Once again, our appreciation and heartfelt congratulations!

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