Copies of some of Cecilia Manguerra Brainard's books, including When the Rainbow Goddess Wept, Magdalena, Vigan and Other Stories, Acapulco at Sunset and Other Stories, Out of Cebu, Angelica's Daughters, Magnificat: Mama Mary's Pilgrim Sites, Contemporary Fiction by Filipinos in America, Growing Up Filipino I, and Growing Up Filipino II - are available in Cebu City. Call 236-1501 to make an appointment.
Aside from books, there are also some Rosaries made of genuine crystal and genuine gemstones: malachite, hematite, carnelian, amethyst, call 236-1501.
There are also some vintage ceramic religious statues and Mexican Lady of Guadalupe appliques.
tags: Cecilia Brainard, rosaries, Cebu City
Thursday, February 14, 2013
CECILIA BRAINARD'S BOOKS IN CEBU CITY. plus Religious items
Cecilia Manguerra Brainard is the award-winning author of 9 books, including When the Rainbow Goddess Wept, Magdalena, Vigan and Other Stories, and Out of Cebu: Essays and Personal Prose. She edited four books, co-edited six books, and co-authored a novel, Angelica's Daughters. Her work has been translated into Finnish and Turkish; and many of her stories and articles have been widely anthologized. Cecilia has received many awards, including a California Arts Council Fellowship in Fiction, a Brody Arts Fund Award, a Special Recognition Award for her work dealing with Asian American youths, as well as a Certificate of Recognition from the California State Senate, 21st District, and the Outstanding Individual Award from her birth city, Cebu, Philippines. She has received several travel grants from the USIS. She has lectured and performed at UCLA, USC, University of Connecticut, University of the Philippines, PEN, Shakespeare & Company in Paris, and many others. She teaches creative writing at the Writers Program at UCLA-Extension.