On Nava’s Translation of Muzones’s Margosatubig by John E. Barrios

Translation works from Hiligaynon to English with regards novel is practically unheard of. If I am not mistaken, the Ilonggo community could only boast of one translation done by Dr. Lucila Hosillos---that of Magdalena Jalandoni’s novel, Juanita Cruz, that has a national circulation. Jalandoni’s another novel, Babayi sa Tindahan, was translated into English by Ed…

Hiligaynon Novel Margosatubig by Ramon Muzones – Now in English!

On August 17, 2012 at the Ateneo de Manila University, Hiligaynon and non-Hiligaynon readers can already read Margosatubig, the masterpiece of Hiligaynon novelist Ramon L. Muzones, in English translation by the full professor of University of St. La Salle-Bacolod Ma. Cecilia Locsin-Nava, author of History and Society in the Novels of Ramon Muzones, winner of…