Keynote Speaker Announced for KWW 2015!

FPI611190302V1_bLois-Ann Yamanaka is the author of Saturday Night at the Pahala Theatre, Wild Meat and the Bully Burgers, Blu’s Hanging, Heads by Harry, Name Me Nobody, Father of the Four Passages, The Heart’s Language, and Behold the Many. Her work has received numerous awards including the Hawai’i Award for Literature, the American Book Award, the Children’s Choice for Literature, and the Pushcart Prize for poetry. Yamanaka was the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.

At KWW 2015, Yamanaka will give the keynote address and answer questions on her craft and her work. The workshop will take place on Saturday, March 21st, on the Hawai`i Loa Campus in Kaneohe.

More details, including a full schedule, will be announced in the coming weeks.

Now accepting early bird registrations! Click here to register.



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