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Events are subject to change, please check the updated times and locations throughout the semester
Sunday, November 2, 2:00-2:30 pm, UHM Art Auditorium
Film screening of Herbert Hoe: "Food for the Soul."
Sunday, November 2, 2:30-3:30 pm, UHM Art Gallery
Binding & Looping: Gallery walk-through with artists Kaili Chun and Kapulani Landgraf.
Monday, November 3, 5:15-5:50 pm, UHM Art Gallery
Reception for Sally French, Visiting Art Program
Monday, November 3, 6:00-7:30 pm, UHM Art Auditorium
Public lecture by artist Sally French
Wednesday, November 5, 12 noon-1:15 pm, UHM Art Auditorium
Public lecture by artist Hasan Elahi. Co-sponsored by UHM Department of Art & Art History, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art, UHM Ctr. for South Asian Studies, UHM International Cultural Studies Program.
Wednesday, November 5, 6:00-7:30 pm, Kama 201, UHM Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies
"Assembling the Transpacific: History, Theory, Ethnography," is the title of a presentation by Philipp Schorch, who is conducting research on indigenous curatorial practices at Bishop Museum. This presentation is sponsored by the UHM American Studies Department and the Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies; see flyer.
Friday, November 7, 2:30-4:30 pm, UHM Architecture Auditorium
Don and Kel Muna: "Talent Town" This feature-length documentary showcases Guam's premier artists and entertainers and focuses on the plight of pursuing big dreams from a small island. Meet the filmmakers and view the film. Sponsored by the UHM College of Arts & Humanities and the Academy for Creative Media. See flyer.
Sunday, November 9, 2:00-2:30 pm, UHM Art Bldg., Room 101
Film screening of Mac Poepoe: "Malama Mo'omomi the Soul" from the Nā Loea: The Masters series by 'Oiwi TV. See flyer.
Sunday, November 9, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Art Bldg., Room 101
Presentation by artist Bernice Akamine
Bernice Akamine presents some of her research on Hawaiian dyes, their sources, and applications in traditional and contemporary work. See flyer.
Monday, November 10, 10:00–11:30 a.m., Art Bldg., Room 364
Presentation and demo by artist Bernice Akamine
Bernice Akamine presents some of her research on Hawaiian dyes, their sources, and applications in traditional and contemporary work. Seating is limited. See flyer.
Wednesday, November 12, 12 noon, Burns Hall 4005/4009
Dr. Marianne "Mimi" George and Dr. Simon Salopuka will present "Show Us the Way: Taumako Voyaging Traditions." Their talk is cosponsored by the Center for Pacific Islands Studies, the East-West Center Pacific Islands Development Program, and the Vaka Taumako Project. See flyer.
Monday, November 17, 12:30-2:00 pm, Sakamaki Hall A201 (History Department Library)
UHM Anthropology Associate Professor Alex Golub will present "Melanesian Emerson: Bernard Narokobi and the Creation of Papua New Guinean Cultural Nationalism." The talk is sponsored by the UHM History Department and the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society. See flyer.
Thursday, November 20, 3:00 pm, Crawford 115
"Contextual Theology in Tahiti: When Christianity Is Reshaped by Culture, Political Claims, and Indigenous Identity," by Steve Chailloux, UHM Tahitian Program. UHM Anthropology Department Colloquium Series. See flyer.