Keith L. Camacho is an associate professor in the Asian American Studies Department at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also a former research fellow in gender studies and indigenous studies at the Australian National University, the University of Canterbury, and the University of Illinois. Presently, Professor Camacho is the senior editor of Amerasia Journal, the author of Cultures of Commemoration: The Politics of War, Memory, and History in the Mariana Islands (University of Hawai‘i Press, 2011), and the co-editor of Militarized Currents: Toward a Decolonized Future in Asia and the Pacific (University of Minnesota Press, 2010). Over the past decade, he has also begun to engage socio-legal treatments of colonialism, law, and punishment, starting with his book project on the U.S. Navy’s War Crimes Tribunals Program in the Pacific theater of World War II. With his new research on the criminalization of Samoan youth in New Zealand and the United States, he likewise seeks to advance academic, community, and policy discussions that foreground and implement restorative justice and non-carceral measures in these states and globally.