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ʻIke Aku, ʻIke Mai – Engaging with our Histories

January 4, 2020

Ka Wai Ola

Waiwai Collective presents a series of three genealogy workshops by Ami Mulligan and Sarah Tamashiro. The workshops will demonstrate how to utilize historical, material, and aural materials in genealogical searches. The workshops include presentations of case studies and small-group work. All levels of genealogical experience are welcome to participate.

Saturday, January 4, 2020 – Session One: Archives, Collections, and Records

Basic overview on archives: how to navigate them, and what type of information they can provide.

Saturday, January 11, 2020 – Session Two: Objects and Heirlooms

Objects become heirlooms because of the stories applied to them. Participants will bring in an object and engage in a process called “close looking.”

Saturday, January 18, 2020 – Session Three: Oral History and Transcription

Different types of interviews will be analyzed. This session is geared to those wanting to record their own histories or interview others for the purpose of family history.

Tickets range from $50 – $130. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to eventbrite.com. Honolulu.


January 4, 2020


Ka Waiwai
1110 University Avenue Suite 100
Honolulu, HI 96826 United States
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