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John Howard

  • Adjunct Lecturer
Academic Division: Arts & Humanities


John T. Howard teaches Writing Across Contexts at Babson College. He is a Colombian-American writer, translator, and educator who has served as Writer-in-Residence at Wellspring House Retreat and as Assistant Director for the Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing. He writes poetry and prose: his poetry has appeared in Notre Dame Review, PANK Magazine, Exit 7, Sweet Tree Review, and Red Rock Review; his prose has been published in PANK Magazine, Broad River Review, The Acentos Review, Wisconsin Review, and Witness Magazine. He is at work on a first novel, a first collection of stories, and a first book of poems.

Academic Interest / Expertise

John T. Howard's research interests include Latinx and Latin American literatures. His primary research examines the proliferation of narconarratives in the 20th and 21st centuries. He is also interested in examining the barriers, borders, and biases that minimize exposure to a robust variance of cultural production stemming from such diverse Latinx perspectives.