Buyco, Ryan: Travel Grant - 2016-2017

College: 
Graduate School
Project Title: 
The Uchinanchu Pacific: Mapping a Transpacific Okinawa in the Philippines and Hawai'i
Project Abstract: 
My research project, “The Uchinanchu Pacific: Mapping a Transpacific Okinawa in the Philippines and Hawai'i,” will be a multi-sited and interdisciplinary dissertation that looks to the liminality of the Pacific Ocean in relation to the people from Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, and their mass migrations across this vast body of water.