Author: Eric Gamalinda

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Filipino Fiction in Review: Empire of Memory

June 2, 2020 Uncategorized 2 ★★★

Filipino Fiction in Review: Empire of MemoryTitle: Empire of Memory
Author: Eric Gamalinda
Source: Bought
|Goodreads
Rating:three-stars

Summary: A decent story, but I think it would have been better if I’d had more prior knowledge about the Philippines.

“Two friends are hired by Marcos to rewrite Philippine history. Their mission: to make it appear that Marcos was destined to rule the country in perpetuity. Working from an office called Agency for the Scientific Investigation of the Absurd, they embark on a journey that will take them across a surreal panorama of Philippine politics and history, and in the process question all their morals and beliefs.” (source). Read more »

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