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Waray literature has been gathered, recorded, and
documented by scholars and researchers, a
movement largely spurred by the interest of
German priests, who managed a university in
Tacloban City. They saw the necessity of gathering
and preserving the literary heritage of the region.
Fiction in Waray did not
flourish because it lacks a
venue for publication.
The flourishing economy of the
region and the
appearance of local publications
starting in 1900 with the
publication of An Kaadlawon the
first Waray newspaper
that saw the flourishing poetry in
Waray.
Of the playwrights, Iluminado
Lucente stands out in terms of
literary accomplishments. He
wrote about 30plays and most of
these dealt with domestic
conflicts.
It is in this light that
whenever East Visayan
literature is written about, it
is usually Waray literature
that is being described.
SIGNIFICANT
LEARNING IN VISAYAN
LITERATURE
Modern East Visayan
literature, particularly Waray,
revolves around poetry and
drama produced between
the 1900’s and the present.
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It’s nostalgic to have learned about the literature
and inspiration of Filipino stories, plays, and poems made
by famous Filipino authors in Visayas. By surveying literary
pieces from the Visayas, we feel proud because their
works are powerful and it is amazing that they have
contributed a lot in our country which benefited us until
now.

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Waray literature has been gathered, recorded, and documented by scholars and researchers, a movement largely spurred by the interest of German priests, who managed a university in Tacloban City. They saw the necessity of gathering and preserving the literary heritage of the region. Fiction in Waray did not flourish because it lacks a venue for publication. The flourishing economy of the region and the SIGNIFICANT LEARNING IN VISAYAN LITERATURE appearance of local publications starting in 1900 with the publication of An Kaadlawon – the first Waray newspaper that saw the flourishing poetry in Waray. Of the playwrights, Iluminado Lucente stands out in terms of literary accomplishments. He wrote about 30plays and most of these dealt with domestic conflicts. It is in this light that whenever East Visayan literature is written about, it is usually Waray literature that is being described. Modern East Visayan literature, particularly Waray, revolves around poetry and drama produced between the 1900’s and the present. It’s nostalgic to have learned about the literature and inspiration of Filipino stories, plays, and poems made by famous Filipino authors in Visayas. By surveying literary pieces from the Visayas, we feel proud because their works are powerful and it is amazing that they have contributed a lot in our country which benefited us until now. Name: Description: ...
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