Caroline Sinavaiana


Areas of Interest

Pacific literature, folklore and film, comparative ethnic literatures, women's writing, creative writing, folkloristics and colonialism, digital storytelling and folk performance as community-building


College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature Excellence in Teaching Award, 2001


BA, Sonoma State MA, UC Berkeley PhD, University of Hawai‘i


Fall Semester 2016
  • ENG-311: Autobiographical Writing
  • ENG-313: Types of Creative Writing (Poetry & Creative Nonfiction)

Spring Semester 2016
  • ENG-313: Types of Creative Writing
  • ENG-613D: Graduate Writing Workshop: Creative Nonfiction

Fall Semester 2015
  • ENG-313: Creative Writing
  • ENG-371: Literature of the Pacific (XLST PACS 371)