Theroux, Joseph (Peter)

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THEROUX, Joseph (Peter)

THEROUX, Joseph (Peter). American, b. 1953. Genres: Area studies. Career: Peace Corps, teacher of art and English language and school librarian at Tuasivi High School, Savaii, Western Samoa, 1976, instructor in teaching English as a second language and educational psychology and child development at Teachers Training College, Apia, Western Samoa, 1977, English teacher at Avele College, Vailima, Western Samoa, 1978, and Leone High School, American Samoa, 1978-80; American Samoa, Division of Instructional Development, secondary English specialist, 1980-85; Mountain View School, Hawaii, English teacher, 1985-86; Hilo High School, Hilo, HI, English teacher, 1986-90, vice-principal, 1990-91, 1993-; writer. Staff writer for American Samoa Department of Education newsletter, Tala o le A'oga, 1983-85. Publications: Black Coconuts, Brown Magic, Dial, 1983. Address: 151 Puhili St, Hilo, HI 96720, U.S.A.