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Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Media Advisory : Book Launch



 
What: Book launching of Of God and Men by Raymond Alikpala. Published by Maverick House of Ireland. Distributed by National Bookstore, Inc.

When:  June 16, 2012, Saturday. 3-6 PM.

Where:  Bestsellers Bookstore.  4th Level, Robinson’s Galleria, Pasig City.

Why:  The book is a landmark publication in Philippine literature. It details the life of a bright, Catholic boy who harbored the secret of his homosexuality while growing up in a conservative Catholic country.




Speakers:

Atty. Raymond Alikpala – author of Of God and Men

Mrs Ciony Alikpala – Message from the author’s mother.

Ms Bemz Benedito – First nominee of Ladlad Party List for the May 2013 elections

Ms Rina Jimenez David – Columnist, Philippine Daily Inquirer. Comments on the book.

Ms Malu Marin – Executive Director of Action for Health Initiatives (ACHIEVE).
Introduction of the author.

Mr Danton Remoto – Chairman of Ladlad Party List. Comments on the book.

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