Editor's Note Volume IV, Number 2


  • Emmanuel Jeric A. Albela Department of History, University of Santo Tomas


Historians, scholars, teachers, and enthusiasts of history, on behalf of the Editorial Board of TALA: An Online Journal of History, it is with joy and honor that I present the second issue of the fourth volume of the journal. This issue marks another milestone for the editorial team as we enter our fifth year of publication and promotion of historical research in the 21st Century.

Author Biography

Emmanuel Jeric A. Albela, Department of History, University of Santo Tomas

Emmanuel Jeric A. Albela is a faculty member under the Department of History from the Faculty of Arts and Letters, University of Santo Tomas with a rank of Assistant Professor 4. He is a Licensed Professional Teacher who has experienced handling students from primary to tertiary level. He obtained his Bachelor of Secondary Education Major in History (2006), Master in History, cum laude (2008), and Doctor of Philosophy in History (2021) with his doctoral dissertation entitled: "The Passage of Republic Act 1425: Contextualizing Rizal, Nationalism, and La Leyenda Negra - Its Unintended Consequence" with a grade of benemeritus (magna cum laude), all from the University of Santo Tomas. He has published historical studies and delivered papers in local and international conferences on education, food culture, economic history and Asian history. He is the founder, publisher, and Editor-in-Chief of TALA: An Online Journal of History.

Albela is also serving the University as student affairs practitioner being the Student Welfare and Development Coordinator of the UST Conservatory of Music since 2012.




How to Cite

Albela, E. J. “Editor’s Note Volume IV, Number 2”. TALA: An Online Journal of History, vol. 4, no. 2, Dec. 2021, http://talakasaysayan.org/index.php/talakasaysayan/article/view/57.