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Hari Kondabolu

March 1 - March 11, 2018

Hari Kondabolu is a comedian, writer & podcaster based in Brooklyn, NY. He has been described by The NY Times as “one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today.” He has released two comedy albums two albums, “Waiting for 2042” & “Mainstream American Comic” with the legendary indie rock label Kill Rock Stars & has performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live, John Oliver’s NY Stand-Up Show & has his own half-hour special on Comedy Central. A former writer & correspondent on the Chris Rock produced FX TV show “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell,” Hari also co-hosted the podcast “Politically Reactive” with Kamau. He currently co-hosts "The Kondabolu Brothers Podcast" with his brother Ashok. In 2017, he released his critically acclaimed documentary “The Problem with Apu” on truTV. A former immigrant rights activist in Seattle, Hari is a graduate of Bowdoin College & has a Masters in Human Rights from The London School of Economics.


Wednesday, March 7, 2018 | A Conversation with Hari Kondabolu
International Cultural Studies Graduate Certificate Program, University of Hawaii at Manoa
12:00-1:15 pm
Burns Hall 2118, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Free and open to the public. Seating is limited and available first come, first served.

Thursday, March 8, 2018 | Hari Kondabolu Stand-up
7:00-9:00 pm
The ARTS at Mark's Garage

Friday, March 9, 2018 | The Problem with Apu 
Directed by Michael Melamedoff and written by Hari Kondabolu. 2017. USA. 60 min.
Special guest: Creator and writer Hari Kondabalu will give a post-screening Q+A
7:30-9:30 pm
Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art


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