The Drama of Dictatorship: Martial law and the Communist Parties of the Philippines. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, under contract.

Journal Articles


“A Deliberately Forgotten Battle: The Lapiang Manggagawa and the Manila Port Strike of 1963.” Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, forthcoming. {abstract}

“Cadre as Informal Diplomats: Ferdinand Marcos and the Soviet Bloc, 1965-1974.” History and Anthropology, 1-17.{abstract}

Zhou, T. and Joseph Scalice. “Reinvented Revolutionaries: Indonesian and Filipino Communist Exiles in China.” Diplomatic History 45, no. 3, 643-655.{abstract}

“‘We Are Siding with Filipino Capitalists’: Nationalism and the Political Maturation of Jose Ma. Sison, 1959-61.” Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia 36, no. 1, 1-39.{abstract}

“The Geopolitical Alignments of Diverging Social Interests: The Sino-Soviet Split and the Partido Komunista ng Pilipinas, 1966-67.” Critical Asian Studies 53, no. 1, 45-70.{abstract}


“A Planned and Coordinated Anarchy: The Barricades of 1971 and the ‘Diliman Commune.’” Philippine Studies: Historical and Ethnographic Viewpoints 66, no. 4, 481-516.{abstract}

“Pamitinan and Tapusi: Using the Carpio Legend to Reconstruct Lower-Class Consciousness in the Late Spanish Philippines.” Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 49, no. 2, 250-276.{abstract}

“Reynaldo Ileto’s Pasyon and Revolution revisited, a critique.” Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia 33, no. 1, 29-58.{abstract}

Book Chapters


“The Proletarian Global City: Translating Maynila in Edgardo M. Reyes’ Sa Mga Kuko ng Liwanag.” In End(s) of the Global City: The New Cultural Ecology of Global Cities, edited by Samuel Perks and Rashmi Varma, London: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming.


“Embracing a Fascist: How the Communist Party of the Philippines Facilitated and Endorsed Duterte’s Rise to Power.” In The Duterte Reckoning: Radical Critical Perspectives, edited by Oscar Campomanes and Tom Sykes, London: Bloomsbury Publishing, forthcoming.


“Marxism and Philippine Theology.” In Marxism in the Philippines: Continuing Engagements, edited by Laura L. Samson and Teresa S. Encarnacion Tadem, Manila: Anvil Publishing, 191-213.

Book Reviews


“Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz, Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887-1912, Columbia University Press, 2020.” Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia 36, no. 2, 340-343.

Mass Media


What are the real political lessons of the Diliman Commune?Rappler, 5 February.

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