November 2004

Features

Kue

30 years of land struggles in Hawaii

90 Years of Opening Nights

Diamond Head Theatre celebrates its 90th anniversary season, a milestone for the oldest continuously operating theater in the Islands

K2:The King of Mountains

This summer there were 11 expeditions from around the world trying to climb K2—including the one-man 2004 Hawaiian Expedition, which consisted of our contributing editor, guy Sibilla.

Giving Voice

John Keola Lake has shaped an entire generation of Native Hawaiians. In doing so, he is ensuring that the ways of his kupuna live on.

When Eddie Met Gabby

In a Waimanalo backyard, an ailing Gabby Pahinui asked Eddie Kamae to play a few tunes with him. It was the jam session that changed Kamae’s life—and set off the Hawaiian Renaissance.

Departments

Letters to the Editor: Letters

November

Calabash: Hittin’ the Sauce

Calabash: Q+A Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Calabash: Our Town

The Kahala turns 40

Calabash: Tree Love

Calabash: Electoral College Dropout

Calabash: Book Report: Surf Science

Calabash: David Sedaris

World-class smart-ass David Sedaris makes his first appearance in Honolulu on Nov. 13.

Calabash: 50 years of Christmas

The Queen’s Medical Center Auxiliary celebrates its 50th, and last, Festival of Trees.

Dining: The King of Cocktails

America invented the cocktail, then lost the art. Great cocktails are back-even in Honolulu.

From Our Files: From our Files

HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific, chronicling the Islands since 1888.

Afterthoughts: Voting by Design

When a single ballot insists it is actually five ballots, who could blame a voter for being confused?