Hawaiʻi Creole English, also called Pidgin, has a rich history and structure that is misunderstood by many who not only hear it but speak it as well. Local celebrity Tita explains it all for an audience at a gender illusionist beauty pageant.
A clip from the Wine & Words reading at Kapiolani Community College on April 28, 2010. The four poets, Jean Toyama, Juliet Kono, Ann Inoshita, and Christy Passion, discuss the November poems about the election.
Poets Jean Yamasaki Toyama, Juliet Kono, Ann Inoshita, and Christy Passion record their work for the CD that accompanies their new book, No Choice but to Follow. Watch how the poems are linked and the challenges to getting a perfect reading!
Wing Tek Lum and Marie Hara were interviewed by Waianae High School’s Searider Productions for the Hawaii Institute for Public Affairs (HIPA). BR editors Eric Chock and Darrell Lum will receive one of HIPA’s leadership awards in the Culture and Arts category at a dinner at the Hilton Hawn Village Coral Ballroom, 5 pm, on…