Dance for the Aina

  • Title: Dance for the Aina
  • Author: Clemence McLaren
  • ISBN: 9781573061513
  • Page: 433
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dance for the Aina Dance for the ina tells the story of a twelve year old hapahaole girl s move from California to Hawai i with her family Encountering prejudice she learns about herself and others through the study of
    Dance for the ina tells the story of a twelve year old hapahaole girl s move from California to Hawai i with her family Encountering prejudice, she learns about herself and others through the study of the ancient Hawaiian tradition of hula Favorably reviewed by the International Reading Association, Kirkus, Horn Book, and other national review sources.

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    About Clemence McLaren


    1. Clemence McLaren was born in New Jersey on November 3, 1938 to Edward Dobson, an engineer, and Grayce Berg Dobson She attended Rutgers University from which she received a degree in 1960 In the same year she married Robert McLaren Together, the couple had two children, Kevin and Heather.For a number of years she and her husband taught overseas During this time they built a cottage on a small Greek island only four miles from Achilles home island of Aegina, she says She studied the Greek language and walked the trails which dated back to antiquity Always fascinated by the ancient myths, her own elaborations of them became stories which she first told to her students and her own family.The McLarens later moved to Hawaii, where Clemence McLaren taught in Honolulu secondary schools for four years and obtained an doctorate degree in religion.Supplemental Information CareerPan American Airlines, flight attendant, 1960 61 teacher in Dover, NJ, Guam, Saudi Arabia, and Maui, Hawaii, 1962 84 affiliated with Johns Hopkins University as a summer program dean, 1987 occasional stints as a professor and researcher with University of Hawaii, 1987 95 teacher of senior English, Kamehameha Secondary Schools, Honolulu, HI, 1993.MemberPhi Beta Kappa.Awards, HonorsBooks for the Teen Age, New York Public Library, 1997, and Best Books for Young Adults, American Library Association, 1997, both for Inside the Walls of Troy.WritingsInside the Walls of Troy A Novel of the Women Who Lived the Trojan War, Atheneum New York, NY , 1996.Dance for the Land, Atheneum New York, NY , 1999, expanded edition published as Dance for the Aina, Bess Press Honolulu, HI , 2003.Waiting for Odysseus, Atheneum New York, NY , 2000.Aphrodite s Blessings Love Stories from the Greek Myths, Atheneum New York, NY , 2002.Contributor to popular magazines and professional journals Contributor to Cat Heaven, Island Heritage Press, 1998.


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