Ramon “Bomen” Guillermo

Ramon “Bomen” Guillermo is a teacher-activist and scholar on Philippine studies. He obtained his Ph.D. Southeast Asian Studies from the University of Hamburg in Germany. He is the author of several books and articles on indigenization theory, translation studies and digital philology.

He is the author of the novel “Ang Makina ni Mang Turing” (University of the Philippines Press, 2013) and translator into Filipino of Water Benjamin’s “Über den Begriff der Geschichte“ / “Hinggil sa Konsepto ng Kasaysayan” (High Chair Press, 2013). His most recently published scholarly work is “3 Baybayin Studies” (University of the Philippines Press, 2017).