FANHS – San Francisco Chapter

Filipino American National Historical Society

FANHS San Francisco Chapter Publications


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Flips 2015: A Filipino American Anthology. A Reprint.

Edited by Serafin Syquia, Bayani Mariano.
New Introduction by Juanita Tamayo Lott. 

A Project of Filipino American National Historical Society-San Francisco Chapter and PAWA.

Publication Year: 2015
ISBN: 978-0-9763316-9-8
LCCN: 2015951917
Pages: 70
Binding: Softbound

Flips 2015 is a reprint of the original Flips, A Filipino American Anthology published in 1971, the first poetry anthology of American children of the Manong Generation. The students who originally published Flips were trailblazers who participated in the 1968-1969 student-faculty strike at San Francisco State and went on to break barriers in elite graduate schools and the mainstream labor force.

Featured: Emilya Cachapero, Jeanette Gandionco Lazam,
Bayani L. Mariano, Oscar Peñaranda, Al Robles
Bill Sorro, Luis Malay Syquia, Serafin Syquia,
Sam Tagatac, Juanita Tamayo Lott,


To purchase copies of FLIPS, please click on the PAWA link below


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FANHS SF collaborated
in the making of
Filipinos in San Francisco
published by Arcadia Publishing in 2011.
Visit the link below for more details.

Filipinos in San Francisco–Arcadia Publishing


is working on a publication of David Pérez de Tagle’s
Mis Cinco Años en América [My Five Years in America], a documentation of Filipino communities in the United States in the late 1920s.
To be published in the original Spanish with an English translation.

More details to come.