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Christine Lao

Assistant Professor

Poetry and fiction, creative writing studies, law and literature, feminist stylistics and rhetoric, children's books



Selected publications:
Lao, Christine V. “A Brief for the Defense.” 100 Pink Poems Para Kay Leni, edited by Noel R Del Prado et al., San Anselmo Press, Quezon City, Philippines, 2022, pp. 116–117.

Lao, Christine V. “Abandon.” Social Alternatives, vol. 40, no. 1, Oct. 2021, p. 50.

Lao, Christine V. “Corpus Delicti.” Likhaan Dx Machina, Mar. 2021, pp. 145–146.,

Lao, Christine Veloso. “Ideas of Science and Nature in Biographies for Filipino Child Readers.” International Journal of Humanity Studies (IJHS), vol. 4, no. 2, 2021, pp. 163–175.,

Lao, Christine V. “Law and Poetry: Promises from the Preamble .” Social Alternatives, vol. 40, no. 3, Dec. 2021, p. 38.

Lao, Christine V. “‘My Father's Hands.’” Orbis Quarterly International Literary Journal, no. 200, June 2022, p. 5.

Lao, Christine V. “Mysterious Loss.” Rabbit Poetry Journal, Nov. 2021, pp. 6–7.

Lao, Christine V. “On Most Days, Nothing.” TLDTD, TLDTD, 17 Sept. 2022,

Lao, Christine V. “Oplan Triolet.” TLDTD, TLDTD, 17 Sept. 2022,

Lao, Christine V. “Sheltering.” Santelmo: Liwanag Sa Dilim, I, no. 1, 30 June 2022, p. 91.

Lao, Christine V. “This Nation Shall Be Great Again.’” Likhaan Dx Machina, I, Mar. 2021, pp. 143–144,

Lao, Christine V. “Today's Headlines.” Likhaan Dx Machina , I, Mar. 2021, p. 142, Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

Lao, Christine V. “Violin Practice.” In Certain Seasons: Mothers Write in the Time of Covid, edited by Jenny Ortuoste and Che Sarigumba, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines, 2021, p. 31.

Lao, Christine V. “‘Weather Report.’” Social Alternatives, vol. 40, no. 1, Oct. 2021, p. 54.

Lao, Christine V. “What Damage.” Triggered: Creative Responses to the Extrajudicial Killings in the Philippines, edited by Cyan Abad-Jugo and Jocelyn Martin, Chamber Shell Publishing, Muntinlupa, Philippines, 2021, pp. 178–179.

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