Roy V. Aragon
Roy V. Aragon (born October 31, 1968) is a Filipino writer writing in Iloko and Filipino languages. He is an award-winning fictionist and poet, and a translator. Among his awards and prizes are a third and second prizes in the Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature's short story writing contest in the Iloko and Filipino divisions, respectively, in 1999 and 2001. He has also won numerous prizes in Ilokano literary contests such as Gov. Roque Ablan Awards for Iloko Literature (GRAAFIL). He has published most of his short stories, poems and feature articles in Bannawag, the leading Ilokano magazine in the Philippines.
- Short Stories: "Siak ni Kafka, Pusa," "Kanibusanan," "Bannuar," "Garami, Bislak, Bamban ken Padeppa," "Sirikit," "Maysa a Malem iti Paraiso," "Panungpalan," "Mijar Vadil, Mannurat: Taga-Dupax" "Ang Baliw ng Bayan ng Sili"
- Palanca Awards
- Talaang Ginto-Gantimpalang Collantes, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino
- Gov. Roque Ablan Awards for Iloko Literature (GRAAFIL)