Event Archive

3/29/19Intellectual Health in the AIDS Journals of David WarriorRobert Warrior, Hall Distinguished Professor of American Literature and Culture at the University of Kansas
3/5/19Talk Story with Dr. Teves on Honolulu's 2000s Alternative Music SceneDr. Stephanie "Lani" Teves, Assistant Professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies and the Department of Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Oregon
3/15/19Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian PerformanceDr. Stephanie "Lani" Teves, Assistant Professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies and the Department of Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Oregon
3/12/19Music, Resistance, and Anticolonial ActivismGizelxanath Rodriguez, Yaqui and Zapatista solidarity activist, member of the Ecosocialist International; Benjamin Barson, Organizer with Fred Ho of Ecosocialist Horizons, Award-winning composer
3/8/19Call Her Ganda: Screening and Panel DiscussionAtty. Virginia "Virgie" Lasca Suarez, Kim Coco Iwamoto, Jen Jenkins, Yvonne Mahelona
3/7/19Women at Work: Pineapples & HotelsLaurline McGregor, Writer, Television Producer; Gemma Weinstein, Local 5 President; Dr. Monisha Das Gupta, Professor of Ethnic Studies and Women Studies, UH Manoa;  Presented by the Center for Oral Historyʻs Experience Hawaiʻi Life Histories Podcast and Talk Story
3/7/19Dule Molas: The Counterpoint-Counterplot Practice of the Transversable Cloth in (Non)Digital RealsmSue P. Haglaund, Lecturer at the Department of Ethnic Studies and Educational Specialist with the Honors Program at UH Manoa
1/24/19Waikiki: Restoring the WatersLurline Wailana McGregor, writer, filmmaker, producer; Julius Fischer, Ala Wai Watershed Collaboration; Wallace Ito, Limu Hui Coordinator
1/23/19Navigating Native Space through Digital Decolonization: An Interactive WorkshopDr. Lisa Brooks, Professor of English and American Studies, Amherst College
1/22/19Our Beloved Kin: Navigating Waterways and Relationality in New England's "First Indian War"Dr. Lisa Brooks, Professor of English and American Studies, Amherst College
12/7/18Study Break Listening PartyEthnic Studies Student Association, Black Student Association, Anthropology Undergraduate Student Association
12/4/18Decolonizing Anthropology WorkshopDr. Ty Tengan, Professor in Anthropology and Ethnic Studies; Ruben Campos, Graduate Student in Anthropology and Graduate Assistant in Ethnic Studies; Regina Hilo, Graduate Student in Anthropology, member of ʻOahu's burial council, State Historic Preservation Division
11/29/18Out of State: Documentary on Native Hawaiian Prisoners Shipped to a for-profit Prison in ArizonaDepartment of Ethnic Studies, Ethnic Studies Student Association
11/21/18Liquid FuturesHamilton Faris, Head of ICS Research Group and Professor of Art and Art History at UH Manoa; Laurel Mei-Singh, Professor of Ethnic Studies, UH Manoa; Craig Perez, Professor of English at UH Manoa
11/14/18Experience Hawaiʻi Life Histories: Survivors of the 1946 TsunamiLurline Wailana McGregor, writer, filmmaker, producer; Ken Rubin, Professor of Earth Sciences
11/3/18Lā ʻAwa: Kiʻi i ka Pū ʻAwa HiwaFree ʻAwa tasting, ʻAwa plant giveaways, ʻApu ʻAwa making, ʻOhe Kāpala Workshop, Wai Kō, Live Music, Keiki Activities
11/3/18Dinner Reception and Address on "Gaza, BDS, and the Need to Reclaim the Palestinian Narrative"Ramzy Baroud, US-Arab Journalist and Palestine Chronicle Editor
11/2/18The Last Earth and New Horizons in Inter/Nationalism: From Palestine to HawaiʻiRamzy Baroud, US-Arab Journalist and Palestine Chronicle Editor; Joy Enomoto, Ali Musleh, ʻIlima Long
11/1/18Give the Palestinian People the Right to Tell Their Own StoriesYousef AlJamal, Ramzy Baroud, US-Arab Journalist and Palestine Chronicle Editor
10/19/18 - 10/20/18(Re)Mapping Indigenous and Settler Geographies in the PacificCommunity members, undergraduate and graduate students, and University scholars
10/11/18Hawaiʻi Okinawan-Owned Resturant Project: Oral History and Community Archives (Brown Bag Biography 2018)Gene Kaneshiro, last general manager of Columbia Inn and DOE school lunch program manager; Howard Takara, family's restaurant worker and transportation planner and engineer
10/2/18Machiavelli and the Ethnic Politics of Hurricane Maria: Colonialism and Negligence in Puerto RicoAnthony Castanha, Lecturer at the Department of Ethnic Studies and University of Puerto Rico
9/25/18Asian American Hip-Hop Musical AutobiographiesBrian Chung, Professor at Ethnic Studies UH Manoa; Ruben Campos, Graduate Student in Anthropology, UH Manoa; Moderated by Roderick Labrador Professor of Ethnic Studies, UH Manoa
9/22/18Oral History: Connecting Past, Present, and Future (Center for Oral History Relaunch Series)Amy Starecheski, Director of the Oral History MA Program, Columbia University
9/21/18Squatting History: The Power of Oral History (Center for Oral History Relaunch Series)Amy Starecheski, Director of the Oral History MA Program, Columbia University
9/20/18Where the Body Lands: A Poetic Exploration of 'Home'Tariq Luthun, Palestinian-American consultant, community organizer, and Emmy Award-Winning poet
9/12/18Liquid FuturesHamilton Faris, Head of ICS Research Group and Professor of Art and Art History at UH Manoa; Laurel Mei-Singh, Professor of Ethnic Studies, UH Manoa; Craig Perez, Professor of English at UH Manoa
9/11/18The Department of Ethnic Studies Open HouseEthnic Studies Faculty
9/6/18Ethnic Studies Student Association (ESSA) MeetingESSA Members
9/6/18Curating A Decolonial Guide to Hawaiʻi: The Detours ProjectVernadette Gonzalez, Associate Professor of American Studies and Director of the Honors Program, UH Manoa
9/4/18Building Filipinx Contemporary DanceToni Pasion - dancer, choreographer, and founder of Manariwa Dance Company; MA in Dance from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
05/10/18Hawaiʻi ʻ78: Where We Went and Where We Go From HereGov. John Waiheʻe III, Jocelyn Doane - Office of Hawaiian Affairs, Ilima Long - UH Mānoa Native Hawaiian Student Services
05/10/18Ethnic Studies Graduation 2018Graduation ES Majors: Alyssa DeMillo, Courtney Saldania, Erica Khan, Jessica Carpenter, Kim-Hee Wong, Russell Antonio; Graduating ES Certificates: Allyson Matsuoka, Eryn Tinajero, Kristin Fujiyama, Lurline Manalo
05/01/18The Department of Ethnic Studies Undergraduate Student ColloquiumKanoe Wong, Jessica Carpenter, Camila Nutt, Kathleen Corpuz
04/13/18ESSA FundraiserRuby Ibarra - Filipino American rapper, music producer, and spoken word artist
04/13/18Providing Direction: Maori Filmmaker Lee Tamahori Tackles Science-Fiction Horror for The Ray Bradbury TheatreIda Yoshinaga - Lecturer for the Departments of English and Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa; Alex Mawyer - Assistant Professor in Pacific Island Studies at UH Mānoa
04/12/18Hawaiʻi ʻ78: Where We Went and Where We Go From HereGov. John Waiheʻe III, Justice Mike Wilson - Hawaiʻi Supreme Court, Matt Townsend - Sierra Club
04/03/18Projecting State ViolenceMarching Against White Supremacy, Noel Kent - Professor in Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa; Turning Points: South Asian Feminist Responses to Family Violence and Immigration Enforcement, Monsiha Das Gupta - Professor in Ethnic Studies and Women's Studies at UH Mānoa; Visualizing Interdisciplinary Ethnic Studies, Ethan Caldwell - Assistant Professor in Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa 
03/22/18The Wall of Respect: Public Art and Black Liberation in 1960s ChicagoAbdul Alkalimar - Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign
03/21/18F-Word Friday: Daddy Don't GoStudent Parents at Mānoa, Student Equity Excellence Diversity, Black Student Association, PAU Violence, Warriors Against Violence Everywhere, Ethnic Studies Student Association, Student Activity and Program Fee Board
03/21/18The Little Free Library talks to Librarians: What's it Saying?Kate Williams - Associate Professor at the University of Illinois
03/13/18Transmediated Gaming: Examining Black Digital Praxis Across PlatformsDr. Kishonna Gray - Assistant Professor at Arizona State University and Faculty Associate at the Berkman-Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University
03/08/18The Poverty of Privacy RightsDr. Khiara Bridges - Professor of Law and Anthropology, Boston University College of Law
02/28/18Whose Streets? A Documentary About FergusonEthnic Studies Student Association, the University Students of Urban & Regional Planning, and the Black Student Association
02/22/18"Get Out" by Jordan Peele: Film Screening and Panel DiscussionDr. Courtney Patterson-Faye
02/22/18Black and Momona: What Race, Gender, and Ethnicity Have To Do With FatnessDr. Courtney Patterson-Faye
02/14/18Return of the Golden Rule: Historic Anti-Nuclear SailboatGerry Condon, National President of Veterans for Peace
11/30/17Day of SolidaritySpecial Guest Performers: Aztec Dancers
11/30/17More Than a WordDustin Tahmahkera
11/28/17Answering the Call: The American Struggle for the Right to VoteJohn Witeck
11/16/17American Tutelage Gone Awry: Antonio Taguba, Filipino Americanism, and the Critique of TortureKim Compoc, PhD, a lecturer in the departments of English and Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa
11/14/17Raced to Death: Racial Injustice in 1920s HawaiʻiJonathan Okamura, PhD, Professor of Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa
11/9/17Fort Kamehameha Returns: Soldiering and Memory in US EmpireTy P. Kawika Tengan, PhD, Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies and Anthropology at UH Mānoa
11/8/17Unsettling Settler Colonialism: Settler Solidarities With Indigenous NationsJeff Corntassel from the Tsalagi/Cherokee Nation and N. Bruce Duthu from the United Houma Nation
11/4/17Lā ʻAwa: Kiʻi i ka Pū ʻAwa HiwaSpecial Guests: Danny Bishop, Kawika Winters, Waiwai Collective, and Dalani Tanahy
11/1/17 - 11/3/17Inter/Nationalism: Three Days with Steven Salaita in HonoluluSteven Salaita, an American scholar, author, and public speaker
10/24/17Indigenous Oceanic Futures: Challenging Settler Colonialisms & MilitarizationNoelani Goodyear Ka'ōpua
10/13/17Filipino Food MovementChera Amlag and Prometheus Brown from Seattle's Hood Famous Bakeshop and Food and Sh*t, and Bambu of Oakland's and Watt's LocoL
10/12/17Family Ingredients: Screening and PanelTy Sanga, filmmaker and graduate of The Department of Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa; Ed Kenney, successful restaurateur and PBS documentary host; Sheldon Simeon, finalist on season 10 of Top Chef (Bravo TV)
10/12/17Hip Hop, Politics, Filipino IdentityPrometheus Brown, also known as Geologic of the Blue Scholars, and Bambu, solo artist and formerly of Native Guns, who also make up the rap duo, The Bar
10/6/17BSA & ESSA Around the Kānoa: Race, Sports, PoliticsBlack Student Association and Ethnic Studies Student Association
9/13/17 - 9/15/17Art and the Power of CommunityEden Jequinto of the Oaklandʻs Eastside Arts Alliance: Guerrilla Theatre and Youth Leadership Programs, and Mariella Saba of Los Angeles Community Action Network
9/8/17The Department of Ethnic Studies Open HouseOpen event
8/31/17Ethnic Studies Student Association Introductory MeetingEthnic Studies Student Association
04/11/17Department of Ethnic Studies Undergraduate Student Colloquium IIKelsey Kato, Iñuuraq Evans, Demetrius Reed Tellez, Julian Glenn, Nathan Kawanishi
03/23/17We Gon' Be Alright: Race and the Politics of Identity in the Era of Trump and ResegregationJeff Chang, Executive Director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts, Stanford University
03/22/17Organizing with Love in the Age of AngerAi-Jen Poo, Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, Co-Director of Caring Across Generations, Spring 2017 Dan and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals
03/18/17Assessment and Transformative Collaboration in Sustainability EducationAlbie Miles, Daven Chang, Patricia Amaral Buskirk, Stephen Carroll, Thomas Wood, Ulla Hasager, Wendy Kuntz, Mike Ross, Noelani Goodyear-Kaʻōpua, Anianikū Chong, Jaclyn Lindo, Tom Wood, and Robert Franco
03/16/17What Is Your Kuleana?Guest Speaker: Kaleikoa Kaʻeo, Student Speakers: Aina Iglesias, Lisa Grandinetti, Erica Khan
03/14/17Department of Ethnic Studies Undergraduate Student Colloquium IPatrick Castro, Alyssa Demello, Aina Iglesias, Lisa Grandinetti, Jaynie Stone
03/09/17The Art of Writing ComicsMarjorie Liu, New York Times Bestselling Author
03/09/17I Will Build A Great Wall: Notes On Borders, Immigrants and the Future in the Age of TrumpJunot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize Winner, New York Times Bestselling Author
03/08/17Junot Díazʻs Public Reading and ReceptionJunot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize Winner, New York Times Bestselling Author
03/07/17Be Fearless: Writing about Race, Sexuality, and FeminismMarjorie Liu, New York Times Bestselling Author
02/28/17Africa is in the Pacific: Black Colonization to Hawaiʻi and the Philippines, 1835-1964Guy Emerson Mount, Coordinator of the U.S. History Workshop, PhD candidate, University of Chicago
02/21/17Blackness at the Margins of Empire: African American Soldiers in Okinawa: The Colonized-Colonizer Paradox and African American Soldier-Okinawan RelationsEthan Caldwell, PhD candidate, Department of African American Studies at Northwestern University, Lecturer at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
02/04/17 - 02/17/17Honolulu Museum of Art's African American Film FestivalCommunity Event
01/16/17Martin Luther King, Jr. ParadeCommunity Event
11/29/16Competing Masculinities: Negotiating Race through Comparative RacializationsStanley Thangaraj, The City College of New York
11/28/16Asian American Sporting CulturesChristina Chin, Cal State Fullerton and Stanely Thangaraj, City College of New York
11/18/16Ban the Bomb: Atomic Bomb SurvivorsHibakusha, Atomic Bomb Survivors: Fukahori Johji (Nagasaki), Fukahori Toshiko (Nagasaki), Morikawa Takaaki (Hiroshima), Tagawa Toyoko (Nagasaki), Sakashita Noriko (Hiroshima)
11/17/16Justice in HawaiʻiCommunity Discussion
11/17/16Open BethlehemFilm by Leila Sansour; Post-screening discussion with Ibrahim Aoude, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa and Ali Musleh, doctoral student in Future Studies, UH Mānoa
11/17/16Stand with Standing RockCommunity Event
11/16/16Pacific People's Cultural ExchangePublic Event with Food, Crafts, Music and more!
11/10/16YOX: Year of the OxLyrics and JL, Hip Hop Duo
11/10/16Linking OppressionDallas Goldtooth, Keep It In The Ground Campaign Organizer at Indigenous Environmental Network; Andre Perez, Specialization in Hawaiian Studies; Ibrahim Aoude (Middle East Studies), Noel Kent (American Ethnic Relations) and Teresa Hodges (African American Studies), Department of Ethnic Studies
11/09/16Film and (Self) Representation in OceaniaModerator: Tasashi Nakamura, Panel Speakers: ʻAina Paikai, Justyn Ah Chong, Kapuaonaona Roback
11/07/16Film and Community Documentation in Hawaiʻi and Asian AmericaTadashi Nakamura, Filmmaker
11/01/16Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long SixtiesKaren Ishizuka, Film producer, Curator and Writer
10/14/16The Latinos of Asia: How Filipino Americans Break the Rules of RaceAnthony Ocampo, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Cal Poly Pomona
10/06/16Navigating Private Prisons: Hawaiʻi's Movement Towards a More Equitable Justice SystemRobert Merce, Esq., Chair, HCR 85 Task Force; Justin Levinson, WSRSL; Meda Chesney-Lind, Department of Sociology and Women's Studies, UH Mānoa, Ernesto Ganaden, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa
09/30/16Department of Ethnic Studies Open HouseOpen discussion with Ethnic Studies faculty and majors
09/21/16Fifteen Years After 9/11: How Have the U.S. and the World ChangedWilliamson B.C. Chang, William S. Richardson School of Law, Khara Jabola Caolus, Hawaiʻi Coalition for Immigrant Rights, Ibrahim Aoude and Noel Kent, Department of Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa
09/15/16Spel OnerSpel Oner, a graphic designer
09/08/17 - 09/10/17Judy Rohrer Book Tour: Staking ClaimJudy Rohrer, Writer
09/08/17Shing02Shing02, Artist
09/07/16Partnership for Lands, Seas, and Skies: Conversations with Science, Tradition and the Sacred SymposiumLuana Busby-Neff, Slava Cheltuyev, Buyanbadrakh Erdenetsogt, Patricia Gualinga, Guenther Hasinger, Hiʻilei Kawelo, Brendan Mackey, Danil Mamyev, Toby McLeod, Kalei Nuuhiwa, Mac Poepoe, Caleen Sisk and UHM Faculty: Hokulani Aikau, Rosie ʻAnolani Alegado, Maxine Burkett, Paul Coleman, Alan Friedlander, Ruth Gates, Vilsoni Hereniko, Alexander Mawyer, Davianna Pōmaikaʻi McGregor, Tamara Ticktin
09/06/16Standing on Sacred Ground: Islands of SanctuaryToby McLeod, Filmmaker and Kaliko Baker, Protect Kahoolawe ʻOhana
09/01/16Forum with leaders from OkinawaHiroshi Ashitomi, fisherman and movement leader for the Henoko struggle; Takuma Higashionna, Nago City Council member; Hideki Yoshikawa, International director of Save the Dugong Campaign Center, former Chief Executive Director of the Citizens' Network for Biodiversity in Okinawa.
04/26/16African and Native American Contact: Evidence from a Smithsonian ExhibitRobert Keith Collins, Associate Professor of American Indian Studies in the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University
04/28/16A conversation on why Black Studies matters for Hawaiian Studies and Indigenous StudiesRobert Collins, Chuck Lawrence, and Noelani Goodyear-Kaʻōpua
04/06/16Literacy LoveD. Watkins, Lecturer, University of Baltimore, Founder of the BMORE Writers Project
03/16/16Patrick MureithiPatrick Mureithi, Motivational Speaker, Musician and Documentary Filmmaker
02/05/16Oceanic Connections: Home-less, house-less, home-free, free ...? Exploring Oceanic Experiences and Perceptions of "Homelessness" in HawaiʻiOpen discussion homeless of Oceanic ancestry, those who work with homeless communities, and UH Mānoa faculty and students
02/03/16Black Studies MattersOpen discussion with the Ethnic Studies Student Association and Afrocentric Society of Hawaiʻi
01/17/16Remembrance March to ʻIolani PalaceCommunity Event
11/16/15In Football We Trust / ʻAWAkea Brown Bag and Filmmaking WorkshopTony Vainuku and Erika Cohn, Directors of "In Football We Trust"
10/20/15Pacific Currents Launch PartyPaul Lyons, Ty Kāwika Tengan, Hokulani Aikau, Candace Fujikane, Noelle Kahanu, Brandy Nālani McDougall, Stanley Orr, Craig Perez, Joakim Peter
10/16/15Department of Ethnic Studies Open HouseOpen discussion with Ethnic Studies faculty and majors
04/02/15HonouliuliSuzanne Falgout, Leilani Basham, Linda Nishigaya, Amy Nishimura & Gary Tsuru, University of Hawaiʻi, West Oahu
11/3/15Te Reo Wainene o Tua (The Sweet Story of Yester-year)Tamati Waaka, Storyteller and Orator; Scotty Morrison, Storyteller; Stacey Morrison, Storyteller, TV and Radio Presenter; Hollie Tawhiao, Creative Director; Lee Timutimu, Director and Project Coordinator
03/05/15Here we Stand: Community Resilience in Kaʻūpūlehu, Lessons for Climate Change AdaptationHeather McMillen, Postdoctoral Fellow, U.S. Forest Service/New York Ciy Parts Department
03/02/15 - 03/13/15Honolulu Human Rights Film FestivalCommunity Event
02/19/15Landʻs End: Capitalist Relations on an Indigenous FrontierTania Murray Li, Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto
02/19/17The Dynamics of SNAP Participation During Periods of Macroeconomic Distress: From Stagflation and the Double Dip to the Great RecessionDr. Lloyd Grieger, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Global Affairs, Yale University
01/29/15Cloaked in Life and Death: Tangi and Taonga in a Contemporary Māori WhānauDr. Vincent Malcolm-Buchanan, FASS Research Associate, Anthropology Department, University of Waikato
01/15/15Australia Trailing Behind on Native Title: A Critical Assessment of Consultation with Aboriginals & Torres Strait IslandersLaura Beacroft, Visiting Fellow, Australia National University, Canberra
12/03/14Toward a Transpacific Politics and Poetics in Bambu's Musical AutobiographyDr. Roderick Labrador, Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa
11/23/14OSNAOsna, Hawaiʻi-based DJ, Rapper, and Producer
11/23/14Seph OneDr. Jeanne Batalova, Senior Policy Analyst, Migration Policy Institute; Dr. Monisha Das Gupta, Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies and Women's Studies, UH Mānoa; Sue P. Haglund, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Political Science
11/20/14My Bondage, My Freedom, Thinking BiopoliticsDr. Jack Taylor, Professor, English Department, UH Mānoa
11/13/14Toxic Exposure: Philippine Environments and the Politics of Diaspora GivingDr. Joyce Mariano, Professor, American Studies Department, UH Mānoa
10/31/14Artist as PerformerShigeyuki Kihara, interdisciplinary artist
10/27/14 - 10/30/14Our Theory of ChangeNative Hawaiian Student Services
10/28/14Research With, For and About Asian American Students and Racism: Connecting Asian American Studies and PsychologyDr. Karen Suyemoto, Professor of Psychology and Asian American Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Boston
10/23/14Delano Manongs: Forgotten Heroes of the United Farm WorkersFilm Screenings
10/10/14ES ʻAWAkeaCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
10/05/14Book launch: A Nation Rising: Hawaiian Movements for Life, Land, and SovereigntyBook launch featuring Ethnic Studies Professors Ibrahim Aoude, Ulla Hasager, Daviana Pōmaikaʻi McGregor, and Ty P. Kāwika Tengan
09/30/14From Race to Ethnicity in Japanese American Experiences in HawaiʻiDr. Jonathan Okamura, Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa
09/30/14Sekou Heru and Marjory SmarthSekou Heru and Marjory Smarth, dancers from Dance Fusion
09/19/14ES Open HouseCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
09/16/14Sustaining Our Islands: The Role of Sacred Places and PracticesDr. Toby McLeod, Filmmaker
09/10/14Am I Black Enough For You?Dr. Anita Heiss, Advocate for indigenous education, Aboriginal Australians
08/05/14Forbidden CitizensMartin Gold, Author and Attorney
05/06/142014 Ethnic Studies Undergraduate ColloquiumDepartment of Ethnic Studies (UH Mānoa) Undergraduates
04/28/14 - 05/01/14The Future of Hip Hop SummitCarolyn Malachi, Grammy-nominated artist; Matt Reeves, artist; Jermaine Fletcher and Jimmie Thomas, filmmakers and entrepreneurs
04/28/14Carolyn Malachi, Matt Reeves, and Jermaine FletcherCarolyn Malachi, Grammy-nominated artist; Matt Reeves, artist; Jermaine Fletcher, filmmaker and entrepreneur
04/27/14Film Screening: The Targeted VillageCommunity Event through The Center for Okinawan Studies
04/23/14I.A.Jordan Salud a.k.a I.A., Hawaiʻi-based rapper
04/22/14Hip Hop Culture: Africanist, Indigenous and Earth AestheticsDr. Masahide Kato, Lecturer, Departments of Ethnic Studies and Political Science, UH Mānoa
04/16/14 - 04/20/14PACITA: Pacific Islanders in the ArtsFeaturing Work by Dan Taulapapa McMullin
04/14/14The Sacred Man of War: Samuel T. Shinohara, the Treason Charge, and the U.S. Rule of Law in GuamDr. Keith L. Camacho, Associate Professor of Pacific Islander Studies, Asian American Studies Department, UCLA
04/04/14Social Media's Role in Propelling KPOP!Dr. Mary Yu Danico
04/04/14Of the Law, but Not Its Spirit: Immigration Marriage Fraud as Legal FictionDr. Lee Ann Wang, Professor, Department of Women's Studies, UH Mānoa.
03/19/14Jeff Bernat and JBirdJeff Bernat, singer/songwriter and JBird, producer
03/14/14Making Sense of Micronesia: Cultural Changes Facing Migrant CommunitiesFrancis Hezel, SJ, New York's Fordham University
03/14/14Race, Sexuality, and Asian American StudiesDr. Nayan Shah, Chair of American Studies and Ethnicity and Professor of History at the University of Southern California
03/11/14Upheaval in the Middle East: Imperialism, Terror and RevolutionDr. Ibrahim Aoude, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa; Nicole Grove, PhD Candidate, International Relations, Johns Hopkins University
03/04/14Oceanic Connections Forum: Redefining Indigenous Pacific RelationsSymposium with community members, educators and students
02/28/14ES ʻAwakeaCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
02/26/14Aaron "Angry Woebots" MartinAaron "Angry Woebots" Martin aka "Woes Martin, artist
02/24/14KrystilezKrystilez, author, hip hop artist, radio DJ
02/19/14Add+PlusSeph1 and PaizLee, artists
02/28/14Locating the Asian in Pacific Islander: Japanese Settler Colonial Masculinity and Sexuality in HawaiʻiJeffrey T. Yamashita, PhD candidate in Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley
02/11/14The Legacies of a Hawaiian Generation: From Territorial Subject to American CitizenJudith Schacter, Professor of Anthropology and History, Department of History, Carnegie Mellon University
01/24/14ES ʻAwakeaDr. Everdina Fuli, Dr. Vili Nosa, and Dr. Jemaima Tiatia-Seath, University of Auckland
01/22/14To Uplift Mana: International Indigenous Research Partnerships in the PacificTe Whare Kura Thematic Research Initiative of the UoA
01/21/14Polynesia is a Project, Not a Place: Regenerating Indigenous FuturesDr. Maile Arvin, Presidentʻs Postdoctoral Fellow in the History of Art and Visual Culture at the University of California, Santa Cruz
01/17/14ES AwakeaCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
01/16/14Department of Ethnic Studies Colloquium Series: The Indigenous WorldChristoffer Badse and Genevieve Rose, Danish Institute for Human Rights
11/13/13ESSA Career WorkshopCamille Cabalo, Donor Coordinator, Hawaiʻi Blood Bank; Marie Antonette Ramos, Program Specialist, Filipino Community Center; Thomas Tsutsumoto, Career Counselor, Mānoa Career Center; Brian Su-Jen Chung, Assistant Profesor, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa; Lee Ann Wang, Assistant Professor, Department of Womenʻs Studies, UH Mānoa
11/08/13ES ʻAwakea and Inside the Ethnic Studies StudioKore Ionz, Seattle reggae rockers
11/07/13Kwalified EmceeKwalified Emcee aka Kevin Richie, Jr.
11/05/13Disentangling Diabetes: An anthropological exploration of understandings of type 2 diabetes among Native Hawaiians on OʻahuCommunity Event
10/30/13Songs of Labor, Love, and Lust: Japanese Immigrant Gender Relations in Hawaiʻi's CanefieldsFranklin Odo, Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa
10/18/13ES ʻAwakeaCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
09/27/13Department of Ethnic Studies Open HouseCommunity Event with Ethnic Studies Faculty and Students
09/24/13Seph One and Malaya LPSeph One and Malaya LP, Artists
09/24/13Newcomers to the Aloha State: Challenges and Prospects for Mexicans in HawaiʻiDr. Jeanne Batalova, Senior Policy Analyst, Migration Policy Institute; Dr. Monisha Das Gupta, Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies and Women's Studies, UH Mānoa;
08/29/13College of Social Sciences: College FairOpen Event
04/12/13Ethnic Studies Undergraduate ColloquiumEthnic Studies Undergraduate Students
04/10/13Modern Living: Global Racism, Social Inequality, and the Representation of FreedomElisa Joy White, Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa
04/04/13 - 04/06/13Waves of Change: Climate Change in the Pacific Islands and Implications for HawaiʻiNatural scientists, policymakers, academics, university students, and community members
03/22/13Inside the Ethnic Studies Studio... Featuring The Bar (Prometheus Brown and Bambu)Prometheus Brown (aka Geologic of Blue Scholars) and Bambu, rappers from the Left Coast
02/25/13Ethnic Studies: Talk StoryDavianna McGregor, Ulla Hasager, Ibrahim Aoude, Department of Ethnic Studies, UH Mānoa; Caroline Torres
02/20/13Civic Engagement and the Neoliberal University: Who's Watching the Chicken Coop?Dr. Stephen Philion, Associate Professor of Sociology, St. Cloud State University in Minnesota
02/15/13Jesse OwensLaurens Grant, Producer of film "Jesse Owens"