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Hawaiian National Art

Stacy L. Kamehiro

in The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalakaua Era

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832636
eISBN:
9780824868864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832636.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This introductory chapter is an overview of Hawaiian national art and their origins, how colonial forces have shaped these art objects, and the role they play in Hawaiian culture. In particular, it ... More


‘Īlio‘ulaokalani: Defending Native Hawaiian Culture

Momiala Kamahele

in Asian Settler Colonialism: From Local Governance to the Habits of Everyday Life in Hawaii

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824830151
eISBN:
9780824869243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824830151.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter defines Hawaiian culture as a “contested culture under colonial domination.” It describes the formation of ‘Īlio‘ulaokalani, a coalition of Hawaiian hula practitioners who joined forces ... More


“Honolulu Hula Hula Heigh”: The Legacy of Maritime Music in Hawai‘i

James Revell Carr

in Hawaiian Music in Motion: Mariners, Missionaries, and Minstrels

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038600
eISBN:
9780252096525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038600.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter illustrates how the relationship between sailors and Hawaiians helped to foster the new sound of Native Hawaiian culture in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Hawaii's ... More


“Lascivious Gestures” and “Festive Sports”: Early Interactions, 1778–1802

James Revell Carr

in Hawaiian Music in Motion: Mariners, Missionaries, and Minstrels

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038600
eISBN:
9780252096525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038600.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter examines the first musical encounters between Hawaiians and Euro-American sailors, beginning with the arrival of Captain James Cook in 1778. It explains early European and American ... More


‘Ike Pāpale: Lau Hala in Hawaiian Cultural Heritage

Marsha MacDowell, C. Kurt Dewhurst, and Marques Hanalei Marzan

in Ike Ulana Lau Hala: The Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840938
eISBN:
9780824868482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840938.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Hula, poi, aloha shirts, surfboards, and lūʻau are some of the contemporary symbols of Hawaiʻi's local culture known around the world. Lau hala is less known outside of Hawaiʻi, but among many Native ... More


“No Ack!”: What Is Haole, Anyway?

Judy Rohrer

in Haoles in Hawaii

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834050
eISBN:
9780824870034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834050.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter explores the way haole is produced in relation to other racialized groups in Hawaii. Specifically, it looks at the triangulation of haole, native Hawaiian, and local identities. It ... More


Hawaiian Culture and Its Foundation in Sustainability

Scott Fisher

in Thinking Like an Island: Navigating a Sustainable Future in Hawaii

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824847616
eISBN:
9780824868208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847616.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter traces the cultural foundation of Hawaiʻi. Sometime between 300 and 600 AD, the first humans arrived on Hawaiian shores from southern Polynesia. These Hawaiian people developed their own ... More


Ma‘i Ho‘oka‘awale—The Disease That Separates

Kerri A. Inglis

in Ma'i Lepera: Disease and Displacement in Nineteenth-Century Hawaii

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834845
eISBN:
9780824871383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834845.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter considers the consequences of the disease, its treatment, and its history on the Hawaiian individual, community, and culture. It places the disease into the context of Hawaiian social ... More


The Sound of Pa, Ko, Li

Jim Tranquada and John King

in The Ukulele: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835446
eISBN:
9780824869762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835446.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines the spread of Western-style music in Hawaii. Protestant hymns—or himeni—in the New England tradition were one of the first and most lasting influences on modern Hawaiian music. ... More


The Artistic Legacy of the Kalākaua Era

Stacy L. Kamehiro

in The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalakaua Era

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832636
eISBN:
9780824868864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832636.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines the enduring cultural legacy of the Kalākaua administration, which is testament to the capacity of Kalākaua-era national cultural forms to continue to generate meanings and form ... More


Head Candy/Gut Connection: How Reenacting a Historic Event Changes the Present in Hawai‘i

Lynette Hi‘ilani Cruz

in At Home and in the Field: Ethnographic Encounters in Asia and the Pacific Islands

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824847593
eISBN:
9780824868215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847593.003.0028
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter illustrates how theatrical performance artists teach Hawaiian genealogy and kinship in public culture in Hawai‘i. It tells a story of “indigenous anthropology” on Hawaiian performance ... More


‘O Koholālele, He ‘Āina, He Kanaka, He I‘a Nui Nona ka Lā: Re-membering Knowledge of Place in Koholālele, Hāmākua, Hawai‘i

Leon No‘eau Peralto

in I Ulu I Ka 'Aina: Land

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839772
eISBN:
9780824870959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

When sugar companies began clearing the fertile lowlands of Koholālele in the mid to late 1800s to make way for the expansion of sugarcane production on the island of Hawaiʻi, a process of erasure ... More


Acts of Beauty: Here and Abroad

Nahua Patrinos

in I Ulu I Ke Kumu: The Hawaiinuiakea Monograph

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780984566600
eISBN:
9780824870324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780984566600.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter describes the use of Ka Moʻolelo o Hiʻiakaikapoliopele: Ka wahine i ka lā, ka uʻi palekoki uila o Halemaʻumaʻu (The Epic Tale of Hiʻiakaikapoliopele: Woman of the Sunrise, ... More


Facing the Spears of Change: The Life and Legacy of John Papa `I`i

Marie Alohalani Brown

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Facing the Spears of Change takes a close look at the extraordinary life of John Papa ʻĪʻī. Over the years, ʻĪʻī faced many personal and political changes and challenges in rapid succession, which he ... More


Indigenizing Management of Kamehameha Schools’ Land Legacy

Neil J. Hannahs

in I Ulu I Ka 'Aina: Land

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839772
eISBN:
9780824870959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter considers the changes in education and endowment that Kamehameha Schools (KS) has undergone over the last 125 years. These changes reflect the Schools' evolution from a land-rich, ... More


Ike Ulana Lau Hala: The Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Lia O'Neill M. A. Keawe, Marsha MacDowell, and C. Kurt Dewhurst (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840938
eISBN:
9780824868482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840938.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The weaving of lauhala represents a living tradition borne on the great arc of Pacific voyaging history. This thriving tradition is made immediate by masters of the art who transmit their knowledge ... More


Sovereign Sugar: Industry and Environment in Hawaii

Carol A. MacLennan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839499
eISBN:
9780824871536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839499.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Although little remains of Hawaiʻi's plantation economy, the sugar industry's past dominance has created the Hawaiʻi we see today. Many of the most pressing and controversial issues—urban and resort ... More


The Koreans

Jane Chung-Do, John Huh, and Mark Kang

in People and Cultures of Hawai'i: The Evolution of Culture and Ethnicity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835804
eISBN:
9780824868529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835804.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines the role of Koreans in the immigration history of Hawaiʻi and the evolution of its local culture. Korea is among the oldest civilizations in the world, tracing their heritage to ... More


The Lauhala Mat

Jenna Robinson

in Ike Ulana Lau Hala: The Vitality and Vibrancy of Lau Hala Weaving Traditions in Hawaii

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840938
eISBN:
9780824868482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840938.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter presents a poem entitled “The Lauhala Mat” Jenna Robinson, which was written and presented at the spring 2012 graduation ceremony at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa. The weaving of a ... More


Ka Pale ‘Ana I Nā Ihe Hope Loa—Parrying the Last Spears

Marie Alohalani Brown

in Facing the Spears of Change: The Life and Legacy of John Papa `I`i

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824858483
eISBN:
9780824868802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858483.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

ʻĪʻī’s life from the spring of 1868 up to his death in the spring of 1870. Far from being a tragedy, his retirement proved to be one of his most productive periods. An unexpected occurance in the ... More


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