Museo ni Jose Rizal, Calamba—In line with the commemoration of 120th Death anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal, the National Historical commission of the Philippines will hold a lecture entitled, RETRACING RADICALISM IN THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF JOSE RIZAL on 9 December 2016, Friday 2:00 p.m.


Mr. Dwight David Diestro, Associate Professor of History, College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Philippines Los Baños will present a lecture centering on radicalism espoused by Rizal, which should be revived today, and examine the relevance of Rizal’s ideas during this age of terror and geopolitical interests.


This lecture will encourage participants to engage in healthy discourse and exchange of knowledge regarding Rizal’s politics and ideology.


The Museo ni Jose Rizal, Calamba is administered by the NHCP, the national government agency mandated to promote Philippine history through its museums, research and publication, and preserve the nation’s historical heritage through conservation and the marking of historic sites and structures.