MANOA began production in 1988; its first issue came out in fall 1989. Many individuals and organizations have supported the journal’s efforts to bring Asian and Pacific writing—and other new work—to American readers. The journal gratefully acknowledges their help with its mission.

This year, it is supported by grants and donations from the following organizations:

University of the Fraser Valley

National Endowment for the Arts

Hawai‘i Council for the Humanities

Hawai‘i State Foundation on
Culture and the Arts