News from the Department of Anthropology

Panel 4: Indigenous Issues Across Asia has begun with Ci Yan Sara Loh from @ManoaAnthro discussing "Tracing ‘Indigenousness' in Colonial Racial Categories, Protectionist Laws and Creative Refusal in Peninsular Malaysia" #GradConf2021

The milestone birthday party also served to raise funds to bring a foreign scholar to campus. @ManoaAnthro's Christine Yano is one of Trimillos’ former students and is spearheading the “80 for 80” with a goal of raising $80K within a year.

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Ethnomusicology leader’s surprise birthday celebration kicks off fundraiser | University of Hawaiʻi System News

Former students are hoping to raise $80,000 within a year from Trimillos’ 80th birthday to bring a foreign s...

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Please join us for this week’s session of Resilient Pacific, brought to you by the Center for Pacific Islands Studies and the Institute for Sustainability and Resilience. For disability access, please contact cpis@hawaii.edu.
#CPISeminars #ResilientPacific

4/4 Also on Thursday, we will be hosting #DrJeremySpoon of @Portland_State! Dr. Jeremy Spoon is an associate professor of anthropology at PSU and received his MA and PhD in Cultural Anthropology from @uhmanoa @ManoaAnthro https://t.co/iI8dqhPgRO

Check out our Fall 2021 Hawaiʻi/Pacific/Indigenous course offerings! @CSS_UHManoa @ManoaAnthro @uhm_es @geog_uhm @SparkMMatsunaga @uhmpolisci @UHM_Sociology @on_ws_studies

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The Shorts Fund offers strategic support and up to $25k in funding for short films or web series about the indigenous Pacific Islander experience.

https://t.co/S8cw490OUb

Listen to my @NewBooksNetwork interview with Jack Glazier, author of Anthropology and Radical Humanism from @msupress on Paul Radin and the anti-racism (or maybe racism?) of the Boasians #anthrotwitter @histanthro https://t.co/5d6D4hrFZo

In 2 days, @julianaguon and @kathykijiner will be together in conversation as part of the @EastWestCenter Distinguished Leaders Series. REGISTER here! https://t.co/mOKwJ4KMDu #Pacific #Justice #Poetry #ClimateChange @PIDP_EWC @EWCinWashington @EWC_arts @Local2030IN @rachjuramirez

🎉Congrats to @ManoaAnthro's Zakea Boeger on the successful defense of her doctoral dissertation:
"Seeking Mo‘ui Lelei Abroad: Tongan Medical Mobilities & Transnational Practices of Health"

on #migration, #care, #NCDs, #MedAnthro

#MedAnthroHI

I was super excited to watch this Amazon Original series featuring Leonardo di Caprio and Judith Butler moving hundreds of keys of pure coke from Mexico to Italy. It turns out it is not actually them tho.

Happy to be talking about Disturbed Forests, Fragmented Memories as part of the Greenhouse environmental humanities series. Monday, 10AM Norway time (that's Mon, 5 AM Eastern Time, and Sunday night at 11 PM in Hawai'i so ... catch the recording if you can't be there "in person"). https://t.co/UC6Vb2CTJO

Happy to be talking about Disturbed Forests, Fragmented Memories as part of the Greenhouse environmental humanities series. Monday, 10AM Norway time (that's Mon, 5 AM Eastern Time, and Sunday night at 11 PM in Hawai'i so ... catch the recording if you can't be there "in person"). https://t.co/UC6Vb2CTJO
Prof Dolly Jørgensen @DollyJorgensen

Monday, March 29 at 10am in Norway, the Greenhouse #envhum book talks will be joined by Jonathan Padwe @JonathanPadwe presenting Disturbed Forest, Fragmented Memories: Jarai and Other Lives in the Cambodian Highlands (@UWAPress 2020). https://t.co/VFYVgngAJC JOIN US!

Our report, "Discriminatory Policing in Hawaii’s Schools:
Reliance on Police in Hawaii’s Schools is Excessive, Discriminatory, and Violates National Juvenile Justice Policies" in the news:

#DecrimHIEd

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University Of Hawaii Report Finds ‘Discriminatory Policing’ In Honolulu Schools

Researchers said Hawaiian, Pacific Islander and Black students were disproportionately cited for offenses like running away from home or truancy.

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Come to the SPAS graduate Conference! (that's School of Pacific and Asian Studies for you following at home). UHM Anthro alumn Jeremy Spoon will be among the sopeakers! https://t.co/BDG3h5JHN1

🎙️ A newly launched podcast series led by a @UHHilo graduate student is on a mission to educate people about the meaning behind places and street names on #Hawaii Island and how to properly say them ➡️ https://t.co/aM78a16aAN #UHinTheCommunity

ES statement on Anti-Asian Violence and Atlanta Shootings. https://t.co/LWtyfaUv4Y

Next Tuesday: Join Danilyn Rutherford, President of the Wenner-Gren Foundation, for a discussion of the Foundation’s approach to supporting anthropology worldwide, offer tips for applying, and describe some of the Foundation’s new initiatives. https://t.co/0H3BS3YScr

Please feel invited to my Monday (Zoom) seminar at ANU, where I'll be talking about #EngaProvince #PNG #PapuaNewGuinea and colonial history. @mikemain71 @tori_stead and others! https://t.co/hfAGoaTMdo

ANU Anthropology @ANUAnthropology

Join us for next Monday’s seminar ! https://t.co/78RZLQf7fN

“The targeting of Asians and Asian Americans... is one form of systemic racism that persists across our nation. We ask all to stand... in solidarity to condemn these acts of racism, xenophobia, and misogyny.” #StopAsianHate

“The targeting of Asians and Asian Americans... is one form of systemic racism that persists across our nation. We ask all to stand... in solidarity to condemn these acts of racism, xenophobia, and misogyny.” #StopAsianHate
University of Hawaii System @UHawaiiNews

Condemning Violence Against Asians and Asian Americans - This message was shared with the students, faculty and staff of the 10-campus #UHohana system ➡️ https://t.co/kjTyG6snX9 #StopAsianHate

Hoping that everyone in our university community and in the state is getting through these dangerous floods as well as they can. It’s a trying time for a lot of people right now.

Hawaii News Now @HawaiiNewsNow

Flash flood watch extended into Friday as threat of heavy rain continues https://t.co/zbXQFGUVeV #HNN

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