College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Stephanie L. Liberatore

Stephanie L. Liberatore

Stephanie L. Liberatore

Assistant Professor

Composition and Creative Nonfiction

Stephanie L. Liberatore is the Assistant Director of Composition and a writer and professor in the English Department. She teaches first-year and advanced composition, literature, and creative writing courses for undergraduates. As Assistant Director of Composition, she helps oversee Mason’s ENGH101 program and provides mentoring and professional development support for graduate TAs who are new to teaching the course.

Prior to coming to Mason, Stephanie worked as a managing editor, a columnist, and a grant writer for educational nonprofits in the DC area. 

She holds an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from George Mason University. 

Selected Publications

Liberatore, Stephanie L. “Sixteen Reasons to Move to San Francisco, or Not.” EDGE 8 (2014): 39–50.

Liberatore, Stephanie L. “Under My Father’s Tree.” Hot Metal Bridge Fall (2013). n. page. 

Grants and Fellowships

Mason 4-VA OER Grant, May 2016-May 2017

Term Faculty Development Fund Grant, Summer 2016

Residency/Writer Grant, The Vermont Studio Center, January 2014

Courses Taught

ENGH101: Composition

ENGH201: Reading and Writing About Texts

ENGH302B: Advanced Composition (Business)

ENGH302M: Advanced Composition (Multidisciplinary)

ENGH396: Introduction to Creative Writing