Kaye Alave is a reporter from Manila, Philippines. She studied Comparative Literature but left the academe for journalism. She currently covers environment, agriculture, and weather for her country's biggest newspaper, but writes about pop culture from time to time. She is a recipient of the International Women's Media Foundation's 2012 fellowship grant for environmental investigative reporting.
It's a Mall World | 3 Jan 2007 // 2:00 PM
The mega mall shopping experience -- the mall as a multi-purpose space, an extension of the living room and social scene -- is relatively new in Manila.
China, the Rest of the World, and the Political Fish Caught in the Net | 25 Oct 2012 // 3:00 AM
The soaring demand for seafood has made fish, more than any other food source in Asia, political.