This Filipino American Memoir Confronts Privilege, Sacrifice, and Colonialism’s Legacy

Like the complex Philippine history the book aims to depict, there is no single sentence that can sum up Albert Samaha’s Concepcion, especially when he renders that history through the lens of his own diasporic family, dating back to his ancestors’ first encounter with Europeans. Though nominally a memoir in the sense that it tracks […] The post This Filipino American Memoir Confronts Privilege, Sacrifice, and Colonialism’s Legacy appeared first on Electric Literature. Continue reading at 'Electric Literature'

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