John Bliss smiles into the camera.
Senior Instructor
Communication, Media and Theatre
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5975
Courses Taught
CMTC 100: Introduction to Communication
CMTC 101: Public Speaking
CMTC 202: Voice and Diction
CMTC 213: Interpersonal Communication
CMTC 215: Small Group Communication
CMTC 313: Communication, Gender, & Identity
CMTM 160: Introduction to Cinema
CMTT 130: Introduction to Theatre
CMTT 347: Playwriting
Research Interests
John Bliss’s creative work includes writing fiction and nonfiction books for young readers. He writes scripts for educational videos for McGraw-Hall and Pearson. He also directs for NEIU’s Stage Center Theatre.

M.F.A. The University of Iowa

Selected Publications

"Time with Leo"

"Designer Babies"

"Art That Moves: Animation Around the World"

Selected Performances

Directed "Becky Shaw" at NEIU.

Room FA 234
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-5975
Office Hours
Tuesday and Thursday: 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
or please email to schedule a video appointment.
Main Campus