Two novels by Rosario de Guzman-Lingat. Kung Wala tells of one man’s quest for passionate love contextualized in the turbulence of the prewar and postwar Philippines. Ano Ngayon focuses on the character Ricky’s initiation into the political activism of the 1970s.
Originally published in 2006. Fourth printing 2011. Winner, 1996 National Book Award, for Fiction.