The following are samples of Kris Coffield’s writing.

Scholarly Articles

Politicizing the Spectacle” in In Media Res, “Spectacles of Protest” theme week (May, 2017)

Naked Games: Procedural Misogyny in Videogame Culture,” in In Media Res, “Just Add Nudity” theme week (October, 2014)

Terror, Trauma, and the Thing at Ground Zero,” in Evental Aesthetics, Volume 1, Number 3 (September, 2012)

Humanities in Hawaiʻi, From Statehood to the Present,” in Inquire Journal of Comparative Literature, Volume 2, Number 2 (September, 2012)


Politics of the Event: Time, Movement, Becoming by Tom Lundborg, in Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures, Volume 10 (Fall, 2013)

Aloha Betrayed: Native Hawaiian Resistance to American Colonialism by Noenoe K. Silva, in World History Connected, Volume 8, Number 3 (October, 2011)


Sex Trafficking Ban Must Become Law” in Hawaii Independent (July 7, 2015)

Preschool Amendment Fails Our Children” in Hawaii Independent (October 30, 2014)

Time to ban Revenge Porn” in Hawaii Reporter (March 2, 2014)


Wondering After All,” in Walking is Still Honest Press (January, 2014).

Modifications,” poem in Walking is Still Honest Press (January, 2014).

Homeland PTSD,” poem in Streetcake, Issue 33 (January, 2014).

Independence Day,” haiku in Chrysanthemum, Issue 14 (October, 2013).

Storm break,” haiku in Chrysanthemum, Issue 14 (October, 2013).

Harper’s Approved Senryū,” poem in Ishaan Literary Review, Issue 2 (July, 2012).