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The Aswang Syncrasy in Philippine Folklore - JStor
THE ASWANG CONCEPT in the Philippines is most usefully under- stood as a ... This means that when Philippine folk speak of the aswang, they generally refer ...
Aswang and Other Kinds of Witches: A Comparative Analysis - jstor
tales of witches (like aswang, or flying half-bodied female viscera suckers) and, by ... of the viscera-sucking witches (aswang) of the Philippines and current.
Queer AswAng TrAnsmediA: FolKlore As CAmp - Ebsco
In recent years, the aswang—a supernatural creature of Philippine folklore that is ... comprise queer aswang transmedia—a 2011 Filipino novel (Ricky Lee's Si ...
Shamans, Witches and Philippine Society
Jun 27, 2008 The aswang or witch is one of the givens of the Philippine cultural scene. The witch was very much in evidence in the Philippines past, pre-.
Of Monsters and Mothers: Filipina
Oct 4, 2004 and maternal legacies in the cartoons entitled The Aswang and Girlness and delineate Barry's unique contributions to Asian American women's.

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Aswang Territory (73)
TIRIK ang araw nang dumating sa lugar ng mga masasamang aswang sina Father Albert at Armani. Pero kailangan nilang pumasok sa makahoy na lugar. Kung saan walang sinag ng araw halos na nakakalusot.
Aswang Territory (69)
NANGINIG si Armani nang ma-realize na hindi mga tao ang nakikihanap ng kalahating katawan ni Avia. Kundi mga aswang na masamang lahi. Mukhang tao lamang dahil may araw pa, hindi pa nagta-transform ang mga ito.
Aswang Territory (61)
DAHIL nga ang lahi nina Avia ay hindi naman masasama, hindi nanghahawa, hindi sila gaanong marami. Hindi kasing dami ng lahi ng mga masasamang aswang. “Kaya nating bilangin ang mga boto ninyo.
Aswang Territory (46)
Kapag tumingala sino man sa buwan, malinaw na makikita ang 6 figures na aswang na mga kalahati lamang ang katawan. “Tayo na, mga anak. Umuwi na tayo sa aking bahay.
Aswang Territory (55)
NAKITA ni Armani na guilty si Avia, nahihiya pa nga sa kanya. Kaya agad niya itong pinayapa, hinawakan nang buong pagmamahal ang kamay habang patuloy lang ang holy communion ng mga nagsisimba sa loob ng simbahan. “Avia, it's okay.

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Aswang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An Aswang (or Asuwang) is a shapeshifting monster usually possessing a combination of the traits of either a vampire, a ghoul, a witch, or different species of ...
Aswang, a terrible Philippine monster. - Legends And Myths
The Aswang myth, stories and why is consider one of the most terrible monster in the Philippines, plus a collection of legends and myths from around the world.
Aswang - Grimm Wiki - Wikia
An Aswang (ah-SWAH-ng; Tag. "monster") or Tik-tik (tik-TIK; Tag. onomatopoeia) is a ghoul-like Wesen that appeared in "Mommy Dearest".
The Aswang Phenomenon (2011) - IMDb
In the Philippines for the last 400 years, the 'aswang' has been used as propoganda and social control by Spanish Colonizers, the Catholic Church, the ...
Aswang (1994) - IMDb
Aswang Poster. A young, unwed, pregnant girl is made an offer she can't refuse. Marry a rich young man with a wealthy estate to please his dying mother, and ...

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