'To Love as Aswang': Barbara Reyes debuts her new book

 

By David Ka Wai Pan

AAS lecturer Barbara Jane Reyes, an award winning Filipina poet, debuted her new book titled 'To Love as Aswang.' Her fourth collection of poetries focus on the disaporic experiences of Filipino American women in the 21st century, examining their tragedies, their peserverences and their re-interpretations of the literary meanings behind Filipino mythical creatures. It was published by the Phillipines American Writers and Arts, a local literary and arts organization here in the bay area. For more information on the book, please click here.  Reyes is a lecturer for AAS 216, Introduction to Asian American Literature, this Falll.  Also follow us on twitter, @AAS_SFSU, for photos on past, present and future events.