PDI: seminar marks Bonifacio at 150

PDI: seminar marks Bonifacio at 150

by Lorenz Visco on December 10, 2013 - 1:44 pm


Dr. Bernardita Reyes Churchill

In celebration of the 150th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio, the History Department of UA&P College of Arts and Sciences recently held a seminar and workshop with the theme “Pagibig sa Tinubuang Bayan: A Reexamination of Bonifacio’s Ideas on Patriotism, Citizenship, and Nation-Building”.

Sponsored by the Ortigas Foundation, along with Pasig City Mayor Maribel Eusebio, Metropolis Construction, and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, the event featured six plenary lectures and workshops. The keynote lecture entitled “Andres Bonifacio Really Matters: revisiting the Katipunan and the 1986 Revolution” was delivered by Dr. Bernardita Reyes Churchill, president of the Philippine National Historical Society.

Other lectures were delivered by UA&P faculty such as Dr. Marrya Svetlana T. Camacho, Dr. Paul Dumol, Dr. Leodivico Lacsamana, Dr. Arnel Joven, Dr. Clement Camposano, and Prof. Alvin Campomanes.

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