Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

FOOTNOTE TO YOUTH

No description
by

mae angelyn aure

on 5 December 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of FOOTNOTE TO YOUTH

FOOTNOTE TO YOUTH
by: Jose Garcia Villa

""Missing out on the fun of teenage life and being young. Responbilty has to be shouldered at a very young age. One has to take on household responsibilities and child rearing responsibilities. it will deprive you of your youth.""
What is Footnote to Youth?
Dodong
About the Author
Teang
Blas and Tona
Lucio


Dodong - main character of the story who got married at the age of 17
Teang -
the wife of dodong and she regretted marrying at an early age
Lucio - Teang's other suitor who got married after she did and who's childless until now
Blas - Dodong and Teang's oldest son who followed their footsteps in the end. Blas contemplated to marry Tona when he was 18
Tona - woman whom Blas wants to marry.
At the Barrio
PLOT
iNTRODUCTION
Dodong wants to marry Teang and asked his father's permission.
Rising Action
Thinking that they are still young and their love would be short, Dodong's father allowed them to get married despite their very young age
Climax
Teang gave birth to their
first baby named Blas, but Dodong felt embarassed, he is still not ready to support a family
Falling Action
Teang secretly regreeted being married at an early age, even though she really loved
Dodong. Finally, Dodong realized the hardships of marrying such an early age.
Denoument
Blas, at the age of 18 wanted to marry Tona, Dodong did not object, but tried to make Blas think twice before wishing to marriage, because Dodong doesn't want Blas to end up like him.
Learning Objectives



1.
2.
3.
Jose Garcia Villa is a National Artist in Literature and gained different awards in America because of his writings. He wrote Footnote to youth to describe the Filipino situation and the responsibilities and realities that come with the marriage and family life.
Footnote to youth is the title of the story because it is a brief reminder for the Filipinos especially the youth of what a real life could be today. It gives warning to the youth that having a family at an early age is not easy.
Ecclesiastes 11 9-10
You who are young, be happy while you are young and let your heart give joys in the days of your youth.
Full transcript