Night is a Sharkskin Drum

Hardback: $27.00
ISBN-13: 9780824826161
Published: July 2002
Paperback: $16.00
ISBN-13: 9780824825706
Published: July 2002

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84 pages
  • About the Book
  • Night Is a Sharkskin Drum is a lyrical evocation of Hawaii by a Native poet whose ancestral land has been scarred by tourism, the American military, and urbanization. Grounded in the ancient grandeur and beauty of Hawaii, this collection is a haunted and haunting love song for a beloved homeland under assault.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Haunani-Kay Trask, Author

      Haunani-Kay Trask, activist, author, and poet, is professor of Hawaiian Studies at the University of Hawai'i.
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