Posts Tagged ‘author’
Hidden Treasures from the Micro World, Gary Greenberg, PhD –
Dr. Greenberg will combine visual presentations about beach sand and flowers to fill the evening with imagery well-suited to our island home.
Truths & Myths About Medical Cannabis with Michael Backes, Author
Michael will explain how cannabis can help to manage a wide range of medical conditions and symptoms without many of the side effects of pharmaceuticals.
Akakū Upstairs Presents: Matthew Thayer, Photojournalist / Author –
Matthew Thayer has been a photojournalist at the Maui News for 38 years and still going strong. He’s had his eye on daily life here on Maui including local sports, community activities and special events around the island. He has also reported on bell-weather events like the “miracle landing” of Aloha Airlines Flight 243 and the end of commercial sugar cane on Maui.
Akakū Upstairs Workshop: How to Create a Killer Short Story with Wayne Moniz –
Wayne Moniz is a prized writer and playwright who has received the Cades Award for Literature which is Hawaii’s most prestigious writing prize. His body of work includes thirteen plays, several screenplays, short stories, poetry, and lyrics.
Barefoot Boy in the Mango Tree: A Memoir of Maui and Me by Award-Winning Author Wayne Moniz
Wayne Moniz grew up on Maui before Hawaii was a state; before jet aircraft and posh resorts at Ka`anapali and Wailea turned the island into an international tourist destination. Back then the island was rural, quiet and, for a kid, loads of fun. “This memoir is hardly about vanity, instead, it’s my trip down memory…Watch Now