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21 An Old Novelty: The Pilipino Arts Renaissance
Kristina Rodulfo raises the question, “Are we in the midst of a Pilipino arts renaissance?” The creative minds behind performing arts pieces Journey of a Brown Girl; Nanay, Tatay, Anak; and Tagalogue provide insight on the challenges of bringing varied and nuanced Pilipino and Pilipino–American stories to the stage. Featuring Interviews with Jana Lynne Umipig of The Journey of a Brown Girl; Renee Floresca of Nanay, Tatay, Anak; and Andre Dimapilis of Tagalogue. 29 The Colonial Mentality by Sherina Ong 31 UniPro Summit Keynote Spotlight: Georgina Tolentino 33 Mental Health Awareness: Seeking Help as a Young Fil–Am by Ryann Tanap 35 UniPro Summit Panelists: Past Delegates Making Their Move
Past UniPro Summit delegates share the ways in which social activism, entrepreneurship and community organizing have become a part of their lives, while encouraging others to make their move.
Featuring: Ryann Tanap, Cesar Abueg, Rexy Josh Dorado, Krystal Meñez 46 UniPro Summit Workshops
Featuring: Andre Dimapilis, Brad Baldia and Jason Tengco, and Ayesha Vera–Yu 49 How to Engage and Give Back by Joe Pallon 51 A Homegrown.ph Feature: Why I’m Committed to Filipino Entrepreneurs by Rachel Kelly Davis 53 UniPro Summit Keynote Spotlight: Michele Bumgarner 55 Special Thanks 56 UniPro Now Staff and Contributors