Fall 2020 Women’s Studies Colloquia

All colloquia will be held online from Noon to 1:30 pm. For more information, contact Lani Teves (tevesste@hawaii.edu).


Session 1 - Thursday, September 10. Joyce Pualani Warren, PhD.

Joyce Pualani Warren is an assistant professor in the English Department.

Topic: Mana Wahine Maori as Protest Literature: Intersectional Black Identities and the Politics of Speech


Session 2 - Thursday, October 15. Jamaica Heolimelekalani Osorio, PhD.

Jamaica Heolimelekalani Osorio is an assistant professor in Political Science.

Topic: Kanaka Maoli and the Powerful Movement of Indigenous Resilience


Session 3: Thursday, November 12. Kim Compoc, PhD.

Kim Compoc is an assistant professor at UH West Oahu in History.

Topic: Grappling with War, Grappling with Grief: Filipina Poets in Hawaiʻi and Diasporic Visions of Sovereignty


Session 4: Thursday, December 3. Kahala Johnson.

The topic will be confirmed.