Long Story Short – Makia Malo – Sharing Stories of Hawaii and of Kalaupapa

Makia Malo is an award-winning, native Hawaiian storyteller who has traveled the world, sharing his stories about Hawaii and especially Kalaupapa, where he lived until recently. Makia talks about being diagnosed with Hansen’s disease and sent to Kalauapapa where he joined three other siblings. He also recalls some of his experiences there and how, after leaving Molokai and earning a degree in Hawaiian Studies, he met his wife Anne.

Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox is a production of PBS Hawaii.

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