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Bailey, Steven



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Target Hong Kong: A True Story of U.S. Navy Pilots at War.  Forthcoming from Osprey Publishing/Bloomsbury, 2024.

Bold Venture: The American Bombing of Japanese-Occupied Hong Kong, 1942-1945.  Potomac Books/University of Nebraska Press, 2019.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

“American Merchant Sailors at Sham Shui Po and Stanley: The Fall of Hong Kong and the Fate of the Steamship Admiral Y.S. Williams.”  Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong, vol. 63, 2023, pages. 29-56.

“Briefing Failure in Ready Room 4: The Question of Culpability for U.S. Navy Air Strikes on Macau, 16 January 1945.”  Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong, vol. 58, 2018, pages. 30-54.

“The Bombing of Bungalow C: Friendly Fire at the Stanley Civilian Internment Camp.”  Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong, vol. 57, 2017, pages. 108-129.

Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Technical Communication, Michigan Technological University (2010)

M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction, University of Alaska Fairbanks (1990)

B.A. in English and in History, University of Massachusetts Amherst (1987)

Composition and Rhetoric

Creative Nonfiction

Military Nonfiction

The American Experience in Hong Kong during World War II

Courses Taught

ENG 101: Introductory Composition

ENG 201: Intermediate Composition

ENG 201H: Intermediate Composition (Honors)

ENG 294: Introduction to Creative Writing

ENG 301: Nonfiction Writing

HON 315: Honors College Teaching Assistant Practicum

ENG 510: Writing Center Practicum

ENG 693: Creative Nonfiction