October 2019 978-1-929490-81-3 Softcover: $19.95
Aloha: The Surprising History of an Idea and a Culture
by James Sloan Allen
A cultural historian, essayist, and critic, JAMES SLOAN ALLEN received his doctorate from Columbia University. He has published widely and is the author of Worldly Wisdom: Great Books and the Meanings of Life; The Romance of Commerce and Culture: Capitalism, Modernism, and The Chicago-Aspen Crusade for Cultural Reform; and he edited and introduced William James on Habit, Will, Truth, and the Meaning of Life. A longtime New Yorker, he moved to Honolulu nearly a decade ago.