Watch Dr. Sydney Iaukea speak on CSPAN as part of their 2018 Local Cities Tour by clicking here: https://www.c-span.org/video/?451677-1/the-queen-i
From the video description: “Sydney Iaukea, author of, The Queen and I: A Story of Dispossessions and Reconnections in Hawaii, used Curtis Iaukea’s memoires to explore the life of the Kingdom of Hawaii’s last ruling monarch, Queen Lili’uokalani. Ms. Iaukea is a decedent of Curtis Iaukea who served as business manager and private secretary to the Queen… The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.”
Sydney Lehua Iaukea holds a Ph.D. in political science with a specialty in Hawaiʻi politics. Her two book publications are The Queen and I: A Story of Dispossessions and Reconnections in Hawaii and Kekaʻa: The Making and Saving of North Beach West Maui. She is from the island of Maui, and is a dedicated community member and instructor and an avid surfer.
Dr. Iaukea’s writings for MauiTime can be viewed here: https://mauitime.com/author/sidney-iaukea/