Mele Murals: Film Screening and Q&A with Filmmaker Tadashi Nakamura

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7:00pm

Klarman Hall Auditorium Cornell University

Refreshments @6pm // Screening @7pm

“Mele Murals” is a documentary on the transformative power of modern graffiti art and ancient Hawaiian culture for a new generation of Native Hawaiians. At the center of this story are the artists Estria Miyashiro (aka Estria) and John Hina (aka Prime), a group of Native Hawaiian charter-school youth and the rural community of Waimea, dealing with the ill effects of environmental changes and encroaching modernization on their native culture.

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American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program

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Free

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Contact E-Mail

aer262@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Annie Raccuglia

Speaker

Tadashi Nakamura

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