Published February 11, 2022 at 2:59 PM HST
- Former Gov. John Waiheʻe reflects on the political and cultural forces of the Hawaiian Renaissance that culminated in the 1978 Constitution Convention. | Full Article
- Henry Kapono Ka’aihue describes the music scene in Honolulu in the 1970s | Full Segment
- And archeologist Lokelani Brandt offers a new way to get about town — the Historic Hawaiʻi Foundation’s Hilo Story Maps | Full Segment
Noe Tanigawa covers art, culture, and ideas for Hawai’i Public Radio. Noe began working in news at WQXR, the New York Times’ classical station in New York City, where she also hosted music programs from 1990-94. Prior to New York, Noe was a music host in jazz, rock, urban contemporary, and contemporary and classic Hawaiian music formats in Honolulu. Since arriving at HPR in 2002, Noe has received awards from the Los Angeles Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists Hawai’i Chapter, and an Edward R. Murrow Regional Award for coverage of the budget process at the Hawai’i State Legislature. Noe holds a Masters in Painting from UH Mānoa. She maintains an active painting practice, and has recently returned from a 2015 residency with the U.S. Art in Embassies program in Palau. Noe is from Wailupe Valley in East O’ahu.