Sponsored with Hawai‘i Pacific University
Join us for this special reading of Kīpuka: Finding Refuge in Times of Change (Issue #119)
Featuring: Sue Patricia Haglund, Kristiana Kahakauwila, Wing Tek Lum, Jonathon Medeiros, Brandy Nālani McDougall.
Bamboo Ridge has been known for stories and poems that harken back to hanabada days. But what do local stories look like in a period of unprecedented economic stress, in the face of an uncertain future due to climate change, during social and political unrest, and a pandemic? Kīpuka is a collection of poetry and prose that explores the challenges of growing up and living in contemporary Hawai‘i.