John P. Rosa is Assistant Professor of Modern Hawai‘i History at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. He previously taught U.S. history at Kamehameha Schools–Kapālama (2006–2008), and was Assistant Professor of Asian Pacific American Studies at Arizona State University, Tempe (2000–2006), and Visiting Assistant Professor at Loyola Marymount University (1998–1999). His book, Local Story: The Massie-Kahahawai Case and the Politics of History, is under contract with University of Hawai‘i Press. If you really must know, he wen grad in ’86 from Damien Memorial High School in Kalihi-Pālama.
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