ABAD, Heidi Emily Eusebio

Associate Professor

MEd Special Education (UP Diliman), BA English: Imaginative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Children’s Literature, creative writing in English composition classes

Email: heidi_emily.abad@upd.edu.ph; heidi_eusebio_abad@yahoo.com


CAPILI, Jose Wendell P.

Professor

PhD Literature, Screen and Theater Studies (Australian National University), MPhil Social Anthropology (University of Cambridge). Diploma Japanese Language, Culture and Affairs (University of Tokyo), MA Comparative Literature (UP Diliman), BA Journalism (University of Santo Tomas)

Research interests: Comparative migration cultures and societies (Australia, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia), creative writing (creative non-fiction, poetry), comparative literature, Philippine literature in English, popular culture (Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Southeast Asia and Australia)

Email: jpcapili@up.edu.ph


CARDOSO, Alexandra May D.

Instructor

BA Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: playwriting, contemporary Philippine drama in English, multilingualism in theatrical scripts, translation and adaptation in theatre, feminism, post-colonialism, Waray and Cebuano literature
Email: adcardoso@up.edu.ph

CHAVES, Thomas David F.

Assistant Professor

MA Medical Sociology (Mahidol University), AB English Literature (Xavier University, Ateneo de Cagayan)

Research interests: Literary translation, creative writing methodology, discourse analysis

Email: thomasdavidchaves@outlook.com


CRUZ, Conchitina R.

Assistant Professor

PhD in English (University at Albany, State University of New York), MFA in Writing (Poetry) (University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Philippine poetry in English and Filipino, global modernist/avant-garde poetry, the politics of aesthetics, creative writing studies, political economies of creative writing, the Philippine essay in English and Filipino, zines and small press/DIY/independent publishing

Email: crcruz@up.edu.ph


FLORES, Emil Francis M.

Associate Professor

PhD English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), MA English (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Creative writing: fiction, comics, creative nonfiction; Popular literature: comics, science fiction and fantasy, detective fiction

Email: flores.emil@gmail.com


GARCIA, J. Neil C.

Professor

PhD English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), MA Comparative Literature (UP Diliman), BA Journalism (University of Santo Tomas)

Research interests: Poetry, creative nonfiction, poetics, queer theory, translation studies, postcolonial studies, Philippine literature in English

Email: jneilgarcia@gmail.com, jcgarcia1@up.edu.ph


GUERRERO, Sydney Paige P.

Instructor

BA Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Speculative Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Narratology, Tropes, Women’s Studies, Philippine Literature in English

Email: spguerrero@up.edu.ph


KWE, Maria Francezca Theresa C.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA Journalism (University of Santo Tomas)

Email: kitkwe@gmail.com


LAO, Christine V.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), LLB (UP Diliman), AB Philosophy (Ateneo de Manila University)

Research interests: Poetry, speculative fiction, creative writing studies and practice, law and literature, law and development, Philippine literature in English, writing for children,  women’s writing.

Email: cvlao@up.edu.ph


LEE, Gabriela Alejandra D.

Assistant Professor

MA Literary Studies (National University of Singapore), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Young adult literature, children’s literature, speculative fiction, popular culture, online culture/new media, transformative works (fan culture), transmedia narratives

Email: gdlee@up.edu.ph


LOS BAÑOS, Gerardo T.

Assistant Professor

MA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA Communication: Journalism (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Young adult literature, language editing

Email: gtlosbanos@gmail.com


LUMBA, Sarah F.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BSE major in English, minor in SPED (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Martial law fiction, collective trauma, comedy, creative writing, magical realism

Email: sflumbatajonera@up.edu.ph


MANALO, Paolo M.

Assistant Professor

PhD Creative Writing (University of St. Andrews), MA English Studies (UP Diliman), BA English Studies (UP Diliman)

Research interests: poetry, creative writing, cognitive poetics, ars poetica, Philippine literature

Email: pmmanalo2@up.edu.ph


MOONEY, Isabela B.

Professor

PhD English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), MA Comparative Literature (UP Diliman), BA English (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Creative writing, Philippine literature in English, poetry

Email: isabelabmooney@gmail.com


QUINA, Francis Paolo M.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Transmedia storytelling, serialist, comics studies, creative writing, digital humanities, archiving

Email: fmquina@up.edu.ph


REYES, Isabelita O.

Associate Professor

PhD English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), MA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BS Architecture (UP Diliman)

Research interests: The writing of poetry, creativity, intuition studies, Philippine poetry in English, writing and ethics

Email: issyswork@gmail.com


ROLDAN, Sandra Nicole C.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Creative non-fiction, fiction, creative practice research, memory and trauma studies, writing across genres, Philippine literature in English

Email: scroldan1@upd.edu.ph


SANCHEZ, Anna Felicia C.

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: fiction, creative non-fiction, Philippine literature in English, speculative fiction, women’s writing, disability memoir, disability studies, autism studies

Email: annafelicia.sanchez@gmail.com


SUAREZ, Larissa Mae R. Suarez

BA Journalism (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Fiction, Creative non-fiction, Philippine literature in English

Email: lmr.suarez@gmail.com


VASQUEZ, Louyzza Maria Victoria

Assistant Professor

MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA English Studies: Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Creative writing as translation, bilingual poetry, humor in writing, protest poetry, Philippine literature

Email: vyxzvasquez@gmail.com


VILLACERAN, Marie Aubrey J.

Assistant Professor

PhD Sociology (La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia), MA Creative Writing (UP Diliman), BA Creative Writing (UP Diliman)

Research interests: Creative Nonfiction, literary ethnography, gender and migration, feminisms, coloniality

Email: mjvillaceran@up.edu.ph