“Louie Jalandoni REVOLUTIONARY, An Illustrated Biography” was launched at the University of the Philippines in yesterday. Penned by multi-awarded journalist and author Ina Alleco Silverio the book was illustrated by accomplished artists based in the Philippines and abroad.
National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera, UP College of Mass Communications Dean Rolando Tolentino and UP College of Fine Arts Prof. Lisa Ito presented their critiques of the book at the launch. It was attended by hundreds of Jalandoni’s comrades, friends and family.
Jalandoni is the chairperson of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines Negotiating Panel with the Government of the Philippines since 1992. He and his wife Connie Ledesma were present at the event.
Here are photos of yesterday’s book launch.
Bahay ng Alumni, University of the Philippines
Quezon City, Philippines
April 25, 2015