National Artist’s birthday wish is for Duterte to ‘go away’

Screenshot of the event celebrating National Artist for Literature Bien Lumbera’s 89th birthday. Poet, social commentator and literary scholar Bienvenido Lumbera only had two words when asked what birthday present he would like to receive from the president, “Go away!” By DAWN CECILIA PEÑA Bulatlat.com MANILA — National Artist for Literature Dr. Bienvenido Lumbera celebrated… Continue reading National Artist’s birthday wish is for Duterte to ‘go away’