Want to learn Okinawan language? New elementary Okinawan class available next semester!

November 15, 2018

In Spring 2019 semester, Dr. Stewart Curry will offer an introductory Okinawan language class. For those interested, this will be a perfect opportunity to immerse into Okinawan language. Please check it out! East Asian Languages & Literatures (EALL) 197—Elementary Okinawan … Continue reading

Want to listen to nice Okinawan music? Please join us on Sunday, November 11 at music event “Sacred Sounds of Ryukyu” at Orvis Auditorium

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On November 11th, Sunday, from 6pm, there will be traditional Okinawan music performance at Orvis Auditorium,UH Manoa Music Department. Please click on the flyer below for further details. Sacred Sounds of Ryukyu Flyer For online ticket purchase, please click on … Continue reading

10/13 Sat. Symposium: 30th Anniversary of the University of Hawai’i – University of the Ryukyus Partnership

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University of Hawai’i and University of Ryukyus are hosting a symposium on 10/13 Saturday from 9 am – 4:30 pm at Center for Korean Studies at University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Further details to follow. For seating and lunch information, … Continue reading

Public Lecture: Cultural Hybridity and Indigeneity through the Song

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Cultural Hybridity and Indigeneity through the Song “Pathway of Coming Together” for Yonaguni Island, Okinawa by Yuan-Yu Kuan, PhD candidate of Music in Ethnomusicology Date: February 27, 2016 Time: 3-4:30 pm Place: Tokioka Room (Moore 319)

FILM: “NABBIE’S LOVE”

When: Dec 4 2016 – 2:00pm until Dec 4 2016 – 4:00pm Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/1zux34qFq262 What:The East-West Center Arts Program will show the film  “Nabbie’s Love” about life in a … Continue reading

Illustrated talk: The Okinawan Diaspora

When: Nov 13 2016 – 2:00pm until Nov 13 2016 – 3:00pm Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/1zux34qFq262 What: Robert Nakasone, Director, Okinawan Special Projects, East-West Center will present an illustrated talk on … Continue reading

Illustrated Talk: “Okinawan Language”

When: Nov 6 2016 – 2:00pm until Nov 6 2016 – 3:00pm Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/1zux34qFq262 What: Stewart A. Curry, Instructor, UHM Dept. of East Asian Languages and Literature, will present … Continue reading

Informational Session about Mānoa International Exchange Program (MIX) and the University of the Ryūkyūs

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Hands-on Workshops by Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts faculty

When: Oct 29 2016 (All day) until Oct 30 2016 (All day) Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/1zux34qFq262 What: Hands-on Workshops by the Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts faculty in pottery, fabric weaving … Continue reading

Dance Performance: Kumiwudui: The Legacy of Kin Ryosho Share

When: Oct 16 2016 – 3:00pm until Oct 16 2016 – 4:00pm Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/1zux34qFq262 What: Jimpu Kai USA’s Cheryl Yoshie Nakasone, Master Instructor and Yukie Shiroma, Instructor will demonstrate … Continue reading

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