Tag Archives: Fiction

Thomas Gammarino will teach fiction at KWW 2018

M. Thomas Gammarino is the author of the novels King of the Worlds (Chin Music Press, April 2016) and Big in Japan (Chin Music Press, 2009), and the novella Jellyfish Dreams (Amazon Kindle Single, 2012). His short fiction has appeared in The New York Tyrant, Tinfish, Word Riot, and The Hawai’i Review (among others), and […]

Donald Carreira Ching will teach fiction at KWW 2018

Donald Carreira Ching was born and raised in Kahalu’u. He graduated with his BA in English and his MA in Creative Writing from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, where he also received the Myrtle Clark Award with distinction and the Sumie Saiki Award for Fiction. His short stories have appeared in numerous publications and anthologies […]

KWW 2017: Full Schedule

9:00am — Check-in and Coffee (on the lanai) 9:30am — Welcome and Introduction of Teachers   10:00-11:30 — First Workshop Sessions (choose one): Fiction with Stephanie Han (in AC 101) Poetry with Christy Passion (AC 204) Creative Nonfiction with Don Wallace (AC 203)    12:00-1:00 — Lunch (on lanai) 1:00-2:00 — Keynote Address by Stuart […]

Stephanie Han will teach fiction at KWW 2017

  Stephanie Han’s award-winning debut short story collection Swimming in Hong Kong (Willow Springs/Eastern Washington University Press) was the sole finalist for the AWP Grace Paley Prize and the Spokane Prize. Han is the very first English literature PhD from City University of Hong Kong, and received grants and fellowships from the Los Angeles Department […]

Katharine Beutner will teach fiction at KWW 2017

Katharine Beutner is a novelist and essayist who teaches creative writing and literature at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa. Her first novel, Alcestis, won the 2011 Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction. Currently, she is at work on a novel about climate change.