Interview with Garrett Hongo 8/31/09

Interview with Garrett Hongo recorded on August 31, 2009 and conducted by Franklin Odo. The topics include the history of his family; his interest in poetry; winning a Watson Fellowship and the Hopwood Award for writing; studying literature from Japan, China, continental United States, and Hawaiʻi; the literature and songs of immigrants; and how holehole bushi reflects human culture. Also includes Hongo reciting his poetry.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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