Guest Talks and Seminar Topics

Amanda is available to speak at a variety of venues including academic departments and civic organizations. Talks can be tailored and may be 30 minutes-2 hours in length depending upon topics covered. If you would like to have Amanda come speak to your department or group please contact her.

Possible topics include:

  • The Geography and Spirit of Hawai’i.
  • Hawaiian Myth, Magic, and Place Perception.
  • Hula: Everyday Connections (includes audience participation in learning a hula if requested).
  • Spiritual Landscapes of the Southern Appalachian Mountains.
  • Topophilia: Connection to Place.

Amanda has presented to groups such as the Theosophical Society of Charlotte, New Bern Women’s Group,  My Aloha Paddle Sports, and as a Mind/Body Experience at WCU’s Student Recreation and Wellness Center.