Kim Compoc


Office hours:
by appointment


2016 “Asian American Fiction" and "Asians in Hawai`i." Asian American Culture: From Anime to Tiger Moms. Ed. Lan Dong. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. Web.     2011 “The Village of Maleafou Does Not Mourn”: Three Suicides in Sia Figiel’s Where We Once Belonged.” Span: Journal of the South Pacific Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies 64

Areas of Interest

Filipin@ American Studies Asian American literature Literature and Colonialism Feminist Theory and American Empire


2016 Dissertation Completion Fellowship, American Association of University Women 2016 Henry E. Renteria Scholarship Fund 2016 Arthur & Beatrice Harris Endowment for Graduate Scholarships 2016 Hawaiʻi Veterans Memorial Fund 2016 UH Mānoa College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature Dissertation Research Award 2011  3 year Pre-Dissertation Fellowship, Ford Foundation


MA, English - Cultural Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa BA, Women's Studies, Agnes Scottt College


Spring Semester 2016
  • ENG-190: Composition I for Transfers
  • ENG-370: Literatures of Hawai’i

Fall Semester 2015
  • ENG-190: Composition for Transfer Students