John Stevens

Division Director, Liberal Arts



Additional Title

Professor of English

Courses Taught
  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • British Literature II
  • Shakespeare
  • Introduction to Literature
  • 1998-2000: Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. M.A. in English Literature.
  • 1995-1998: Felician University. Lodi, New Jersey. B.S. in English.
  • Additional Graduate Studies: Oklahoma State University. 48 credit hours beyond Master’s Degree.
Teaching Experience
  • Temple College: Fall 2009 to present
  • Oklahoma State University: Fall 2000 to Summer 2009
  • Northern Oklahoma College: Spring 2005 to Spring 2009
  • Creighton University: Spring 2000
Professional Publications

Joseph Loewenstein, The Author’s Due: Printing and the Prehistory of Copyright. Marlowe Society of American Newsletter, Vol. xxiv, No. 2, Fall 2004.

Professional Presentations
  • The Chair Academy 2010 Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 15-18, 2010
  • “Practical Applications of MS Word 2007 in the College Classroom.” ELA College Readiness Teacher Collaborative Symposium. Temple, Texas, January 22, 2010
  • “Prison Narratives and the Restoration Drama: Wycherley’s Representations of Women,” 2003 SCMLA, English III Regular Session: Restoration and Eighteenth Century. Hot Springs, Arkansas.
  • “The Rhetorician Speaker in Crashaw and Carlyle: Meditative Poetry and Meditative Prose,” 2003 South Central Renaissance Conference, Kansas University, September 19, 2003
  • “The Waning Disruption of Authorial Voice: The Influence of Joyce in Brian Moore and John McGahern,” The Creighton Conference on Language and Literature, Omaha, March 2000.
    CONFERENCES (Composition and Rhetoric)
  • “Aristotle’s Rhetoric: An Ambiguity of Context,” CCCC, Minneapolis, 13 April 2000.

NISOD Conference, Austin Texas, May 2014. Recipient of Excellence in Teaching Award.