Wherever I am, the world comes after me.
It offers me its busyness. It does not believe that I do not want it.
Now I understand 
why the old poets of China went so far
and high 
into the mountains, then crept into the pale mist.
"The Old Poets of China" by Mary Oliver

TADEM, Eduardo C., Ph.D.

Professorial Lecturer and Professor Emeritus
Southeast Asian Studies; Agircultural and Rural Development; Economic Policy; Social Protection
AS 254
AS 254 Special Problems in Southeast Asia (Grassroots Democracy and Alternative Development Practices in Southeast Asia and Beyond)