Come and join the American Studies Department for a pizza and talk story series on Thursday March 13th at 12:00pm in the Tokioka Room (Moore Hall 3rd floor). This informal gathering invites conversation between students and professionals in the field. You can … Continue reading
The American Studies Department, the Academy for Creative Media and the College of Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce the John Sayles Film Series. Amigo, introduced by American Studies professor Joyce Mariano John Sayles will join our audience for … Continue reading
A screening of John Sayles’ “Amigo” followed by a forum with the filmmaker with Vina Lanzona and Vernadette Gonzalez from the Center for Philippine Studies at UHM. Sayles is an award-winning director, writer, actor and author. He is credited with … Continue reading
John Sayles – known as one of the country’s godfathers of the independent film movement – has been named as the 2014 Dan and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals. He will be giving a free public presentation about … Continue reading
Please join us on February 7th for our first American Studies’ Open House for the semester.
The Department of American Studies is pleased to announce the recipients of the department’s Graduate Scholarship Awards for outstanding work. Congratulations to all the awardees! American Studies Outreach Dissertation Fellowship Award ($10,000) Erline “Sunny” Greer American Studies Outreach … Continue reading
Event information can be found in the link below. We hope you can join us! Experts at the Palace Schedule
Congratulations to American Studies MA student Yanli Luo, who has been awarded the K.S. Cheng Memorial Scholarship by the College of Arts and Sciences Office of Community and Alumni Relations.
The Department of American Studies is pleased to announce the establishment of American Studies Graduate Scholarships. The department is offering one dissertation fellowship of $10,000 and seven scholarships of $5,000 to outstanding graduate students in order to allow them to … Continue reading
Come and join us for “The Politics of Representation: Reflections on Controversial Issues in Museums and Related Places in Japan and Hawai‘i,” Nov. 1-2, Center for Korean Studies. The keynote address will take place at Bishop Museum on Nov. 1st, … Continue reading
The American Studies Department, the Academy for Creative Media and the College of Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce the John Sayles Film Series. The film series begins this Thursday, September 26 at 4 p.m. in the Art Auditorium with The … Continue reading
William Chapman, a member of the American Studies faculty, recently published his book “A Heritage of Ruins: The Ancient Sites of Southeast Asia and Their Conservation.” Based on more than fifteen years of travel, research, and visits to hundreds of … Continue reading
The American Studies Department is pleased to announce the publication of Vernadette Vicuña Gonzalez’ new book Securing Paradise: Tourism and Militarism in Hawai’i and the Philippines (Duke University Press), which analyzes how cultures of U.S. imperialism are produced and sustained … Continue reading
Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai‘iGallery ‘Iolani at Windward Community CollegeSeptember 6 – October 2, 2013Opening Reception: Friday, September 6, 4–7 p.m Gallery ‘Iolani presents Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai‘i. This exhibition brings together Hawai‘i … Continue reading
Department of American Studies – Student Awards and Achievements(FALL 2012 – SPRING 2013) AMERICAN STUDIES AWARDS: Brown-Denny Award• Meagan Kubojiri (BA) Brown-Denny Award• Aidan Smith (PhD) CAPE (Center for Asia-Pacific Exchange) Graduate Fellowship Award• Keiko Fukunishi (PhD) Glen Grant Scholarship … Continue reading