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Prof. Lani Teves’ book release, Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance

The Department of Ethnic Studies and Native Studies Program invite you to a special edition of the Native American Studies Colloquium Series to celebrate the publication of Lani Teves’ newest book,

 

Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance

Many Nations Longhouse

January 25th, 2019 

12:00-1:30pm

Lunch will be served

 

Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance

(Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018) explores Hawaiian performances beyond the tourist gaze to theorize how Hawaiians contest US occupation and recuperate aloha as a practice of insurgent worldmaking.

With discussants:

Maile Arvin

Assistant Professor of History and Gender Studies

University of Utah

 

Joyce Pualani Warren

Postdoctoral Scholar of Ethnic Literature

University of Oregon

 

Brian Klopotek

Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies

University of Oregon

 

 

 

Assistant Professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies and the Department of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Oregon, Lani Teves is Kanaka Maoli, born and raised in Oahu.

 

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