Upcoming events

  • Brown Bag Biography, Kuykendall 410, Thursday, April 25 at noon, “The Aloha ʻĀina and the Limahana: Class and Hawaiian Nationalism at the Turn of the 20th Century,” with ʻIlima Long, Director of Education & Editor, ILWU Local 142, and PhD student, Department of Political Science, UH Mānoa
  • Judiciary History Center, overthrow/annexation, statehood and legal issues, May 9 and May 16

Previous projects

  • Hawai’i Book and Music Festival, October 21, 2023, “1898: Imperial Visions,” Dr. Colin Moore, Dr. Kealani Cook, Victoria Alporha, Tom Coffman, and Catherine Cruz
  • PBS Hawaii/Insights, November, 23, 2023: Annexation of Hawai’i, Dr. Jonathan Osorio, Dr. Vina Lanzona, Catherine Cruz, and Tom Coffman
  • PBS Hawaii/Broadcast: “Nation Within,” documentary on illegality of annexation, Tom Coffman, writer/director
  • Dan and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals keynote address: Gina Apostol, “No Democracy Left Behind: On Novels, Nation, and Resistance,” Feb. 22, 2024 (cosponsor)
  • Thursday, March 7: Brown Bag Biography: “Seeing Like an Empire: A Biography of the Bureau of Insular Affairs
    Colin Moore, Director, Matsunaga Institute for Peace, and Associate Professor, UH Economic Research Organization
    With responses from
    Mary Therese Perez Hattori, Director of the Pacific Islands Development Program, East-West Center
    Roderick Labrador, Professor of Ethnic Studies at UH Mānoa
    Tom Coffman, author of Nation Within: The History of the American Occupation of Hawai’i
    Kuykendall 410, 12:00–1:15 pm HST
  • Native Hawaiian Student Services Lāhui Hawaiʻi Research Center Student Conference, April 11-12 (East-West Imin Center at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa)
  • The 1898 Project Summit, April 13-14 (Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa)