Year of Filipino Pre-Colonial Ancestors Special Papers

Session Schedule

Panel A: Philippine Itinerary of the Magellan- Elcano Expedition
2 December 2021 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Moderated by: John Paul Abellera, ProjectSaysay Inc.
National Anthem
Opening Remarks
The Historical Sins of Carlos Quirino
Robert Couttie Royal Historical Society
Anito in Indigenous Sculptures
Floy Quintos Independent Curator
Magellan Lands in the Land of the Dead: Homonhon as Sacred Island of Ancient Warays
George Emmanuel Borrinaga, Ph.D. University of San Carlos
1521 PALAWAN: Contacts and Encounters in Pigafetta’s Promised Land
Michael Angelo A. Doblado Palawan Studies Center, Palawan State University
Marking the Philippine Part in the First Circumnavigation of the World
Ian Christopher Alfonso, Josef Alec Geradila, Juvelyn Nierves, and Ar. Genissa Villegas National Historical Commission of the Philippines
Open Forum
Panel B: Focus on Luzon
2 December 2021 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Moderated by: Christian Joseph Bonpua
A Priestess’ Activities
Jean-Paul G. Potet, Ph.D. École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
Reconstructing Early Kapampangan Pre-Colonial Worldview through Language
Joel P. Mallari Center for Kapampangan Studies, Holy Angel University
Lantak: Fire Making Technology of Our Pre-Colonial Ancestors
Jeffrey James Ligero, Ph.D. University of the Philippines Los Baños
Open Forum
National Technical Working Group
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