Frank Stewart was the editor of MĀNOA from 1992 to 2022. He is the author of five books of poetry and editor of eight anthologies. His most recent volume of poetry is Still at Large (2022). His edited books concern the literature and environment of Asia and the Pacific and include Talk Story: An Anthology of Hawaii’s Local Writers (1978), Wao Akua: The Sacred Source (2003), and The Poem Behind the Poem: Translating Asian Poetry into English (2004). He received the Whiting Writers’ Award, Elliott Cades Award for Literature, and Hawai‘i Governor’s Award for Literature.
Pat Matsueda was the managing editor from 1992 to 2022. She received the Elliott Cades Award for Literature for her poetry; her collection Stray was published by El León Literary Arts and Mānoa Books. Her latest books are Bedeviled: A Novella and Bitter Angels, a poetry chapbook. She has edited the anthology series Ms. Aligned: Women Writing About Men and the ezine Vice-Versa.
Barbara Pope is the principal of Barbara Pope Book Design and was MĀNOA’s art and design editor from 1989 to 2022. Books designed by her include The Epic Tale of Hi‘iakaikapoliopele / Ka Mo‘olelo O Hi‘iakaikapoliopele (Awaiaulu); Polynesia: The Mark and Carolyn Blackburn Collection of Polynesian Art (Mark and Carolyn Blackburn); and Pacific Images: Views from Captain Cook’s Third Voyage (Hawaiian Historical Society). She received the John Dominis Holt Award for excellence in book publishing, the Samuel M. Kamakau Book of the Year award, and other honors.

Consulting Editors

Anna Badkhen
Robert Bringhurst
Carol Moldaw
Gary Snyder
Julia Steele
Arthur Sze
Michelle Yeh

Corresponding Editors

Cambodia  Sharon May

China  Karen Gernant, Chen Zeping

Hong Kong  Shirley Geok-lin Lim

Indonesia  John H. McGlynn

Japan  Leza Lowitz

Korea  Bruce Fulton

New Zealand & South Pacific
Vilsoni Hereniko, Alexander Mawyer

Pacific Latin America
Noah Perales-Estoesta

Philippines  Alfred A. Yuson

South Asia
Alok Bhalla, Sukrita Paul Kumar

Western Canada  Trevor Carolan


Laura E. Lyons
Robert Shapard

University of Hawai‘i Press has published MĀNOA since 1989.