This blog is all about Philippine Literature and its worthy Literary pieces that has been created in every period. One is the introduction of free public instruction for all children of school age and two, the use of English as medium of instruction in all levels of education in public schools.
The terms of the pact called for Aguinaldo and his militia to surrender.
C. Philippine Literature in English In a way, we can say that we can trace the beginnings of Philippine literature in English with the coming of the Americans. For this purpose, we can divide this period into three time frames, namely: 1. The Period of Re-orientation: 2. . Philippine Literature during the American Regime () Historical Background The Filipino Revolutionists won against the spaniards who . American Regime - Philippine Literature AMERICAN PERIOD () Historical Background June 12, Independence day Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo-the first president of the Philippine Republic Fil-American was resulted in the defeat of Gen. Miguel Malvar in The Peace Movements started a early as 3 Popular Newspapers 1. EL NUEVO DIA (The New Day) – Sergio Osmeña 2.
Other revolutionary leaders were given amnesty and a monetary indemnity by the Spanish government in return for which the rebel government agreed to go into exile in Hong Kong. American attention was focused on the issue after the mysterious explosion that sank the American battleship Maine on February 15, in Havana Harbor.
As public political pressure from the Democratic Party and certain industrialists built up for war, the U. Spain found it had no diplomatic support in Europe, but nevertheless declared war ; the U.
Keep full of coal. In the event of declaration of war Spain, your duty will be to see that the Spanish squadron does not leave the Asiatic coast, and then offensive operations in Philippine Islands. American regime philippine literature cabled Washingtonstating that although he controlled Manila Bay, he needed 5, additional men to seize Manila itself.
The United States Army began to assemble the Eighth Army Corps —a military unit which would consist of 10, soldiers under the command of Major General Wesley Merritt —in preparation for deployment to the Philippines.
Aguinaldo arrived on May 19 and, after a brief meeting with Dewey, resumed revolutionary activities against the Spanish. On May 24, Aguinaldo issued a proclamation in which he assumed command of all Philippine forces and announced his intention to establish a dictatorial government with himself as dictator, saying that he would resign in favor of a duly elected president.
General Anderson wrote to Aguinaldo, requesting his cooperation in military operations against the Spanish forces. General Anderson did not renew the request. Spencer Pratt had assured him in Singapore: Dayexplaining the details of his meeting with Aguinaldo: Pratt had intended to facilitate the occupation and administration of the Philippines, and also to prevent a possible conflict of action.
In a communication written on July 28, Pratt made the following statement: To obtain the unconditional personal assistance of General Aguinaldo in the expedition to Manila was proper, if in so doing he was not induced to form hopes which it might not be practicable to gratify. This Government has known the Philippine insurgents only as discontented and rebellious subjects of Spain, and is not acquainted with their purposes.
While their contest with that power has been a matter of public notoriety, they have neither asked nor received from this Government any recognition.
The United States, in entering upon the occupation of the islands, as the result of its military operations in that quarter, will do so in the exercise of the rights which the state of war confers, and will expect from the inhabitants, without regard to their former attitude toward the Spanish Government, that obedience which will be lawfully due from them.
If, in the course of your conferences with General Aguinaldo, you acted upon the assumption that this Government would co-operate with him for the furtherance of any plan of his own, or that, in accepting his co-operation, it would consider itself pledged to recognize any political claims which he may put forward, your action was unauthorized and can not be approved.
Aguinaldo was not made to understand that, in consideration of Filipino cooperation, the United States would extend its sovereignty over the Islands, and thus in place of the old Spanish master a new one would step in. The truth was that nobody at the time ever thought that the end of the war would result in the retention of the Philippines by the United States.According to the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, Philippine literature was influenced during the American regime in two developments, including culture and education.
The first was the introduction of a free type of public instruction that was for all children of school going age.
American Regime - Philippine Literature AMERICAN PERIOD () Historical Background June 12, Independence day Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo-the first president of the Philippine Republic Fil-American was resulted in the defeat of Gen.
Miguel Malvar in The Peace Movements started a early as 3 Popular Newspapers 1.
EL NUEVO DIA (The New Day) – Sergio Osmeña 2. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND PHILIPPINE LITERATURE One can say that the major contribution brought to The Philippine Literature under the American regime () is the production of The Philippine Literature in English, which is divided into three different time frames: The Period of Re – orientation – ; Imitation (), and; Self – discovery ().
Philippine Literature during the American Regime () Historical Background The Filipino Revolutionists won against the spaniards who colonized us for more than years. Our flag was hoisted on june 12, as a symbol of our independence.
Transcript of PHILIPPINE LITERATURE UNDER AMERICAN REGIME FAMOUS AUTHORS DISCUSSED Spanish and Tagalog and the Vernaculars were the languages used in writing during the first years in American period, but Spanish and Tagalog were the predominated language.
Philippine Literature during the American Regime () Historical Background The Filipino Revolutionists won against the spaniards who .