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Beyond EthnicityNew Politics of Race in Hawai'i$
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Camilla Fojas, Rudy P. Guevarra, and Nitasha Tamar Sharma

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780824869885

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824869885.001.0001

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E Micronesia

E Micronesia

ku‘ualoha ho‘omanawanui (in response to Kathy Kigner’s “Tell Them”)

(p.19) E Micronesia
Beyond Ethnicity
Camilla Fojas

Rudy P. Guevarra Jr.

, Nitasha Tamar Sharma
University of Hawai'i Press

I don’t want you here

your gold-riddled teeth

and foreign betel-stained tongue

bright quilted skirts

sashaying down the sidewalk

across the sand

your sun-darkened children

skin glistening with salt water

look like mine

their musical laughter

echoing across blue Pakipika waters

calling to reef and surf beyond...

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