Hope Sabanpan-Yu 

Hope Sabanpan-Yuis a short-story writer, poet and creative non-fictionist fromCebu City,Philippines. She writes in Cebuano and English. She is currently Directorof the Cebuano Studies Center of the University of San Carlos where she also teaches literature. She is a comparatist and works part time in translation. She also serves as the Central Visayas coordinator of theNational Committee on Literary Arts. She is the Secretary of theWomen Studies Association of the Philippines, member of theWomen in Literary Artsand the Bathalan-ong Halad sa Dagang (Bathalad).
Year: 2017