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Brandy Nālani McDougall

Brandy Nālani McDougall is a Kanaka ʻŌiwi (Hawaiʻi, Maui, and Kauaʻi lineages) poet raised on the slopes of Haleakalā on Maui. Her book, ʻĀina Hānau, Birth Land, is forthcoming in 2022. She is an associate professor of American Studies at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. McDougall will be guest editor for Poem-a-Day in May 2022. 

Brandy Nālani McDougall
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