Know history, know self. Knowing and appreciating the depths of my being an Ilongga, my provincial origin, was a necessary step to my growing up. I felt the sense of pride in my family that had nothing do with class or social status. On the contrary it was humble and perennially humbling. Being Ilongga brought me self-confidence. It also made me interested in aspects of history that formed my Filipino-ness.
To order DISRUPT. Filipina Women: Proud. Loud. Leading Without A Doubt. -