KA PAPA MELE KAUWELA
Ka Papa Mele Kauwela is a mele course series offered during the Summer for students of both the academy and community at large. To date, Ka Waihona A Ke Aloha has offered Ka Papa Mele Wahi Pana for six consecutive Summers, 2003 – 2008 and, Ka Papa Mele Inoa in the Summer of 2011. These Summer mele courses were all taught by revered mele scholar Kimo Alama Keaulana. Presently, Ka Waihona A Ke Aloha stewards over 206 hours of video documentation of Keaulana teaching and sharing mo‘olelo for 598 mele from his personal collection.