Volume 7, no. 2

April/May 2004

Native Intelligence

Swell Dude

To Market

Artifacts 101

Cooper & the Chocolate Factory

Boat Days

Big Impressions

River Dance



Global Village

What happens when hippies, windsurfers, big wave riders and even a Tibetan Buddhist or two descend on a Maui plantation town?

The Raw and the (Slightly) Cooked

Poke is no simple pupu. Here, a guide to a 21st-century taste sensation.

Speaking Their Art

A new generation of poets is taking to the stage in downtown Honolulu.

Cliff Hanger

Molokai mule man Buzzy Sproat is a master at navigating harsh terrain.

Public Figures

Sculptor Kazu Fukuda draws on Hawaii's past to make art for all.

Flower Power

In honor of Lei Day, a tour of Oahu's best lei shops

Hula Takes Flight

Hawaiian Airlines' Merrie Monarch dancers hold sway at the world's foremost hula competition

Rap Reiplinger, Remember?

Twenty years later, it's still Rap's Hawaii.

Hawaiian Life