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Author Imada, Adria L. (Adria Lyn)
Title Aloha America [electronic resource] : hula circuits through the U.S. empire / Adria L. Imada.
Publication Info. Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Aloha America -- Lady Jane at the boathouse : the intercultural world of hula -- Modern desires and counter-colonial tactics : gender, performance, and the erotics of empire -- Impresarios on the midway : World's Fairs and colonial politics -- "Hula queens" and "Cinderellas" : imagined intimacy in the empire -- The troupes meet the troops : military photography and imperial hospitality in the Pacific theater -- Epilogue : new hula movements -- Appendix : Hawai'i exhibits at international expositions, 1894-1915.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Hula (Dance) -- Social aspects.
Hula (Dance) -- Political aspects.
Hawaii -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Hawaii.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Imada, Adria L. (Adria Lyn) Aloha America Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012 9780822351962 082235196X 9780822352075 0822352079 (DLC) 2011053299
ISBN 9780822395164 (electronic bk.)
0822395169 (electronic bk.)
9780822351962 (cloth : alk. paper)
082235196X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822352075 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822352079 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9786613854551
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