Keao NeSmith

Translator of Alice into Hawaiian

Keao NeSmith

Translator of Alice into Hawaiian

Biography

Keao NeSmith received his bachelor’s degree in Hawaiian studies with an emphasis on the language at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo (1995), his master’s degree in Pacific Islands studies at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (2002), and his doctorate in applied linguistics at the University of Waikato in New Zealand, specializing in language teaching (2012). He has been a Hawaiian language teacher and translator for nearly twenty years and has published several texts in Hawaiian, including a translation of Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderlandand Through the Looking-Glass.

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