Rene Calalang launches book: ‘Sa Aking Dalawang Daigdig’/‘In My Two Worlds’

Community Round Up Nov 19, 2008 at 1:31 pm
Rene Calalang at book launch on Nov. 15, 2008 at the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

Rene Calalang at book launch on Nov. 15, 2008 at the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

Rene Calalang, a staff writer/regular contributor of literary works to Balita (a Filipino Canadian newspaper published and distributed in Greater Toronto Area) and Munting Nayon (an English/Tagalog Filipino magazine published in the Netherlands and circulated in Europe and North America through hardcopies and its website: http://mnnetherlands.com) launched the publication of his first book during the fundraising dinner/dance Christmas Party of the “Malolos Group” last Saturday, Nov. 15 at the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

The book, titled “Sa Aking Dalawang Daigdig”/”In My Two Worlds” was inspired by the author’s life experiences and observations, and is a collection of his early short stories. It is written in both English and Pilipino and is similar in format to that of Canadian government documents.

The book sells $12.00 per copy.

To order, you can call Rene Calalang at 416 286-7524 or you can e-mail him at rene_calalang@hotmail.com or at renecalalang@rogers.com.

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