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Janine Oshiro, English Instructor (on sabbatical Spring 2014)

Contact Information

Department of Language Arts

Hale Na‘auao, 131
Windward Community College
45-720 Kea‘ahala Rd.
Kaneohe, HI 96744

Email: jhoshiro@hawaii.edu

Phone: 236-9231


Committee Membership

  • Developmental Education Committee, Member

Other Responsibilities and Activities


Class Schedule for Fall 2014

ENG 20 - Reading and Writing Essentials (4) MTWR - 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 124  CRN: 62469

ENG 20 - Reading and Writing Essentials (4) MTWR - 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 124  CRN: 62470

ENG 20 - Reading and Writing Essentials (4) MW - 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 110  CRN: 62471

ENG 20 - Reading and Writing Essentials (4) MW - 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 110  CRN: 62472

ENG 204B - WI-Intro Creatve Writng Poetry (3) MW - 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 213  CRN: 62477


Additional Schedule for Fall 2014

Additional Class Time TR 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 111

Additional Class Time TR 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 111



Picture of Janine OshiroEducation

  • Mililani High School
  • Whitworth College, B.A. in English and Art
  • Portland State University, M.A. in Writing
  • University of Iowa Writers' Workshop, M.F.A. in English (Poetry)

Awards


A Few Publications

  • Recent poems in Bamboo Ridge # 94 - Editors' Choice Award for New Bamboo Ridge Writer
  • Poems in Thermos Magazine
  • "I Spy," essay in Oregon Humanities
  • "Next, Dust," poem in Beloit Poetry Journal
  • Poems in Caffeine Destiny
  • Poem in The Laugh Child

Activities and Affiliations


A Few Writers and Books I Love

  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Emily Dickinson
  • A.R. Ammons
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Robert Frost
  • Don't Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine
  • Indeed I Was Pleased With the World by Mary Ruefle
  • Aggregate of Disturbances by Michele Glazer
  • Dictee by Theresa Hak Kyung Cha
  • Pause and Effect: An Introduction to the History of Punctuation in the West by M.B. Parkes
  • Artful Sentences by Virginia Tufte
  • The Art of Simple Foods by Alice Waters

Most Interesting Job

Working the late shift at Zippy's


Favorite Places to Eat and Shop

  • KCC Farmers' Market
  • The Alley at Aiea Bowl
  • Phuket Thai
  • Deluxe Pastry in Kaneohe
  • Hokulani Bakery

 


Classes Taught

    ENG 100 - Expository Writing

    • Fall 2013 - TR, 7:00pm to 8:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64566 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2012 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61131 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2012 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61149 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2012 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61471
    • Spring 2012 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64401
    • Spring 2012 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64029
    • Spring 2011 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61030 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2011 - TR, 8:15am to 9:30am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61034 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2011 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61379 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 60037 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2010 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 63250 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2010 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 63049 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2010 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 63052 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62153 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:55pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62044 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2009 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:55pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 60073 - view syllabus
    • Summer 2009 - MTWR, 10:00am to 11:35am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61005 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2008 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64048
    • Fall 2008 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64133
    • Fall 2008 - MWF, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64179
    • Spring 2008 - MWF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62077
    • Spring 2008 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62078
    • Spring 2008 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62081
    • Fall 2007 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61237
    • Fall 2007 - MWF, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61308

    ENG 18 - Reading Essentials

    • Fall 2013 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64486 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2013 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64488 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2013 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 62175
    • Fall 2012 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale ‘Ākoakoa 113 - CRN: 61477 - view syllabus

    ENG 19 - Writing Essentials

    • Fall 2013 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64487 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2013 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64489 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2013 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64492 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2013 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64493 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2013 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 62265
    • Spring 2013 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 62326
    • Fall 2012 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 61237 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2012 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale ‘Ākoakoa 240 - CRN: 61238 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2012 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale ‘Ākoakoa 113 - CRN: 64388
    • Fall 2011 - MW, 8:00am to 9:15am, Hale Pālanakila 213 - CRN: 63290 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2011 - MW, 11:00am to 12:15pm, Hale Alaka‘i 102 - CRN: 63291 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2011 - MWF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Pālanakila 213 - CRN: 61297 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Pālanakila 122 - CRN: 60362 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 210 - CRN: 60363 - view syllabus

    ENG 20 - Reading and Writing Essentials

    • Spring 2015 - MTWR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 110
    • Fall 2014 - MTWR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62469
    • Fall 2014 - MTWR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62470
    • Fall 2014 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 110 - CRN: 62471
    • Fall 2014 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale La‘akea 110 - CRN: 62472

    ENG 204B - Introduction to Creative Writing (Poetry)

    • Spring 2015 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 104
    • Fall 2014 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 213 - CRN: 62477

    ENG 22 - Introduction to Expository Writing

    • Fall 2013 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 64565 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2012 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 104 - CRN: 64389
    • Fall 2011 - TR, 3:30pm to 4:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 225 - CRN: 63035 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2011 - TR, 9:30am to 10:45am, Hale Pālanakila 225 - CRN: 63325 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - MWF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102 - CRN: 60033 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2010 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 104 - CRN: 60036 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - TR, 8:15am to 9:30am, Hale Manaleo 103 - CRN: 62357 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - MWF, 8:30am to 9:20am, Hale Manaleo 102 - CRN: 62039 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2009 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Manaleo 101 - CRN: 62042 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2009 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Manaleo 102 - CRN: 60067 - view syllabus

    ENG 250 - Major Works of American Literature

    • Summer 2009 - MTWR, 8:15am to 9:50am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 61020

    ENG 271 - Introduction to Literature: Genre

    • Spring 2013 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 117 - CRN: 62456

    ENG 272 - Introduction to Literature: Culture and Literature

    • Fall 2011 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 213 - CRN: 63364 - view syllabus
    • Summer 2011 - MTWR, 8:15am to 9:50am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 62005 - view syllabus
    • Summer 2010 - MTWR, 8:15am to 9:50am, Hale Pālanakila 124 - CRN: 64007 - view syllabus

    ENG 97B - Writing Essentials

    • Spring 2010 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Pālanakila 104 - CRN: 63223 - view syllabus

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