Judy Rohrer

Judy Rohrer grew up in Hawaii and earned her Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. Rohrer’s latest book, “Staking Claim: Settler Colonialism and Racialization in Hawaii,” was just released through The University of Arizona Press. Her first book, “Haoles in Hawaii, was published in 2010 with the University of Hawaii.

Are Haoles Victimized?

Why focus on alleged or potential anti-haole violence, rather than examine the legacies of colonialism and dispossession that shape race relations in the islands?