Jonathan Kay Kamakawiwo‘ole Osorio, PhD, is Professor of Hawaiian Studies at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa, a historian of the Hawaiian Kingdom, and a practicing musician and composer. He has been an advocate for the restoration of Hawaii’s political independence, and writes about the sovereignty movement in Hawaii. He and his wife Mary live in Pālolo, and have sent all of their children to public schools and Kamehameha High School. This book contains contributions from 29 members of the community on various issues that affect everyone living in Hawaii.
Topic: Hawaiian Language, Culture, History and Hawaii’s Future
Prince Lot Hula Festival
The largest non-competitive Hula Competition in Hawaii, the 35rd Annual Prince Lot Hula Festival will honor King Kamehameha V, Lot Kapuäiwa, at the beautiful Moanalua Gardens on Saturday, July 21, 2012, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featured Guests: Pauline Worsham, Alika Jamile and Michael Pili Pang
Topic: Hawaiian Culture, Hawaiian Dance, History of Prince Lot Hula Festival