BANWAAN: The Philippine Journal of Folklore

Banwaan: The Philippine Journal of Folklore is the peer-reviewed academic journal of the Folklore Studies Program of the UP College of Social Sciences and Philosophy. The journal aims to provide a space for scholars working on folklore to exchange ideas, methodologies, and research findings. Recognizing the multidisciplinary nature of folkloristics, the journal welcomes articles from various disciplines. Beginning 2022, issues will be published every June and December.



Jesus Federico C. Hernandez            University of the Philippines

Editorial Board

Maria Bernadette L. Abrera, PhD      University of the Philippines

Grace Barretto-Tesoro, PhD             University of the Philippines

Soledad Natalia M. Dalisay, PhD       University of the Philippines 

Joseph Palis, PhD                           University of the Philippines


Managing Editor        

Divine Angeli P. Endriga                  University of the Philippines

Layout Artist

Michael S. Manahan                        University of the Philippines

Cover Design Artist

Elsie Marie T. Or                             University of the Philippines



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