JUGO, Celeste Aida A. “Cyan”

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Cyan Abad-Jugo teaches Literature, Great Books, and Creative Writing and writes books for children and young adults.

Areas of Specialization: 

Creative Writing, Anglo-Am Lit, Children's and Young Adult Literature

Professional Association & Recognition: 

Associate Editor of PAHA, sidekick of Nikki!

Courses Taught: 

Great Books III: The Modern Age

Research Interest: 

Fiction, Fantasy, Narrative, Youth Culture

Creative Work: 

Father and Daughter: The Figures of Our Speech. With Gémino H Abad. Pasig City: Anvil Publishing, 1996.


Sweet Summer and Other Stories.  Diliman, QC: University of the Philippines Press, 2004.


Leaf and Shadow: Stories About Some Friendly Creatures. Pasig City: Anvil Publishing, 2008.


Salingkit: A 1986 Diary. Pasig City: Anvil Publishing, 2012.


Motherhood Statements. Eds Rica Bolipata-Santos and Cyan Abad-Jugo. Pasig City: Anvil Publishing, 2013.


Letters From Crispin. Mandaluyong City: Anvil Publishing, 2016.


The Earth-Healers. Mandaluyong City: Anvil Publishing, 2016.


The Looking-Glass Tree. Mandaluyong City: Anvil Publishing, 2016.


Yaya Maya and The White King. Mandaluyong City: Anvil Publishing, 2016.


Friend Zones: an anthology of short stories for young adults. Ed Cyan Abad-Jugo. QC: Ateneo University Press, 2016.

University Service and Outreach: 

AB Literature in English, Ateneo de Manila University MA Children's Literature, Simmons College PhD English Studies (Creative Writing and Anglo-American Literature), UP Diliman