Tag Archives: Fiction

Thomas Gammarino will teach fiction at KWW 2016!

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 […]

Shawna Yang Ryan Will Teach Fiction at KWW 2015!

A native of California, Shawna Yang Ryan teaches in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa. Her debut novel, first published in 2007 by El Leon Literary Arts under the title Locke 1928, was re-issued by The Penguin Press as Water Ghosts in 2009. It was a San Francisco Chronicle Bestseller, […]

Chris McKinney Will Teach Fiction at KWW 2015!

Chris McKinney was born in Honolulu and grew up in Kahaluu on the island of Oahu. He portrays the island experience from the inside, where children of mixed ethnicity grow up far from the clear water and pristine beaches of the rich visitors’ resorts. Chris is the author of five novels, The Tattoo, The Queen […]

Katharine Beutner Will Teach Fiction at KWW

Katharine Beutner is an assistant professor of English at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa, where she teaches creative writing and literature. Her first novel, Alcestis, was published in 2010 by Soho Press. She has a master’s and Ph.D. in English from the University of Texas at Austin. She taught previously at the College of Wooster in Ohio.