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Kanaka Maoli poetry

“Kanaka Maoli” is a term that native Hawaiians use to refer to themselves and their culture. It has become associated with poets who attempt to honor the use of native Hawaiian language in their work, either exclusively or as a rich hybrid of vernacular, pidgin, and native words.

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1947-2010
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