The wait's almost over, guys. Ilustrado's big debut in Manila is near! The NBDB will host an afternoon conversation on Philippine lit and publishing with Miguel Syjuco at the Filipinas Heritage Library on April 14, 2010 at 3 pm. Man Asian shortlisted novelist Jose Dalisay will join him, and so will Palanca publisher Antonio Hidalgo. Ilustrado is published by Macmillan. Stay tuned for more details!