Welcome to Huki Links – highlighting some of our favorite literary links and more over the past week from across the ‘net!  For more about Huki-Links, check out our inaugural post.

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Links covering the week of February 29 – March 5, 2012

Hawaii Literary

-Video from some of the most recent MIA event, and some oldies but goodies. [M.I.A. Art & Literary Series]

-‘”What if all I can see is a mountain?”Poetic meditations on place in Hawai`i’ by Tinfish editor Susan M. Schultz.  [Jacket2]

-Toby Neal: Blood Orchids and PTSD.  [Staring Out The Window]

-Review of House of Skin by Kiana Davenport.  [Red Adept Reviews]

-Short interview with children’s author Jerilyn Ito and her upcoming ‘Double Rainbow Paina’. (Video) [KHON2]

-Like Shōjo manga?  Check this book out: The Aesthetics of Girls’ Culture in Japan.  [UH Press Blog]

-Local Author Promotes New Anthology at Waiakea.  [Ka Leo o Waiakea]

-5 ways to Read Across America [Better Hawaii]

-Finding your book interrupted… by the tablet you read it on. [Star-Advertiser]

-Hawaii seeks contractor to replace Aiea Public Library. [Pacific Business News]

-Savant Books Announces Release of Scott Mastro’s Newest Book, Blood Money.  [PRLog]

General Literary

-Slate goes big on books with a new monthly special issue.  [Slate]

-Seuss = Strange: A few reflections on the good doctor’s 108th birthday.  [PageViews]

-Five hundred new fairytales discovered in Germany.  [the guardian]

-Taking E-books to the Next Level: Indies consider pros and cons of their own digital device.  [Publishers Weekly]

-Are E-Books Fairly Priced? — Part 1  [Mobiledia]

-Some Advice From the Guy Who Helped Save LA’s Libraries.  [Torontoist]

-Literary Mix-Tape:  Jane Eyre  [Flavorwire]

-I love Flavorpill.  Here’s the 10 Best Fictional Bookstores in Pop Culture.  [Flavorwire]

-Baker & Taylor to Offer Smashwords eBooks in Blio eReading Application and Axis360 Digital Media Library Platform.  [Smashwords]

-Want to Write?  The best of UK’s Literary Festivals.  [A Younger Theatre]

-Recent Books That May Be of Interest to Women Scholars [WIA Report]

-How to Pin Quotes on Pinterest.  [GalleyCat]

Non-Literary Links

-War is Coming!  The second trailer for Games of Thrones Season 2 is out and makes me froth with anticipation.  April 1 is too long to wait!  [YouTube]

-On a related note: Watch The Simpsons’ Game of Thrones–Style Opening Credits.  Friggin’ A!  [Vulture]

-Pee-Wee fans might like this:  Best of the Worst Roadside Dinosaurs.  [Dinosaur Tracking]

-It’s the HI Fashion Evolution issue of The Weekly.  [Honolulu Weekly]

-An interview with burgeoning indie pop star Jhameel.  [Elle]

-Ice Cube Has Officially Debunked the ‘Good Day’ Theories. [Vulture]

-Watch The First Music Video Shot By A Dog.  [Pigeons & Planes]

-Up to 900 tropical bird species ‘could go extinct.’  [BBC]

-Engaging Snowbirds for Maui Society.  [The Maui News]

-Martin Charlot’s Aulani Mural. [Watermark Publishing blog]

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