MARK PANEK READS HAWAI'I

Event date 
Full Address
160 Kamehameha Ave., downtown Hilo, Hawaii
Venue
Basically Books
Cost
FREE
Contact Phone Number
808-961-0144

On First Friday, Ocotber 4 at 6:30 pm UH Hilo English professor Mark Panek will discuss and read from his new novel at Basically Books. Hawai’i is a timely story that touches upon many contemporary issues: education, crystal meth, prisons, class divisions, development, gambling and politics. Panek has written two biographical books, Gaijin Yokozuna and Big Happiness, for which he recently won the prestigious Cades Award. First Friday event.