Tiki Pop. America imagines its own Polynesian Paradise by Sven Kirsten (2014)

The 1960s in the United States saw the peak of the Tiki craze, the fascination with physical products of Polynesia and, more important than that, the easy and happy way of life, as it was glorified by the American public. While it is hard to imagine, there actually was a very strong influence of Tiki […]