Dr. Stephen Wenn
Professor, Kinesiology & Physical Education, KPE Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Contact InformationEmail: email@example.com
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext.4160
Fax: 519-747-4594 (5050)
Office Location: Bricker Academic Building, BA517
Office Hours: Tuesdays 9:00-11:00am Wednesdays 1:00-2:30 pm
Academic BackgroundBA, MA (Western), PhD (Penn State)
Stephen R. Wenn, "Rivals and Revolutionaries: Avery Brundage, The Marquess of Exeter and Olympic Television Revenue, " Sport in History (online - DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2012.681355), May 2012.
Stephen Wenn, Robert Barney, and Scott Martyn, Tarnished Rings: The International Olympic Committee and the Salt Lake City Bid Scandal ( Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press, 2011).
Stephen Wenn and Tim Elcombe, "A Path to Peace: Thoughts on Olympic Revenue and the IOC/USOC Divide," The SAIS Review of International Affairs XXXI (Winter-Spring, 2011): 117-133.
Stephen R. Wenn, "IOC/USOC Relations and the 2009 IOC Session in Copenhagen," in Robert K. Barney, Janice Forsyth, and Michael Heine, eds., Rethinking Matters Olympic: Investigations into the Socio-Cultural Study of the Modern Olympic Movement: Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium for Olympic Research (London, Ontario: International Centre for Olympic Studies, 2010), pp. 60-75.
Robert K. Barney, Stephen R. Wenn, and Scott G. Martyn, “Family Feud: IOC/USOC Relations and Olympic Revenue,” in Robert K. Barney, ed., Rethinking the Olympics: Cultural Histories of the Modern Games (Morgantown, WVa: Fitness Information Technology, 2010), pp. 242-283 [reprint].
Scott G. Martyn and Stephen R. Wenn, “A Prelude to Samaranch: Lord Killanin’s Path to Olympic
Commercialism,” Journal of Olympic History [Special Issue], (Olympic Congress Copenhagen 2009), pp. 200-208 [reprint].
Scott G. Martyn and Stephen R. Wenn, "A Prelude to Samaranch: Lord Killanin's Path to Olympic Commercialism," Journal of Olympic History 16 (July, 2008): 40-48.
Gerald P. Schaus and Stephen R. Wenn, eds., Onward to the Olympics (Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2007).
Robert K. Barney, Stephen R. Wenn, and Scott G. Martyn, Selling the Five Rings: The IOC and the Rise of Olympic Commercialism [Revised Edition] (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004).
Stephen R. Wenn, "Reforging the Rings: Jacques Rogge's Legacy and Juan Antonio Samaranch's Shadow," North American Society for Sport History Conference, San Francisco, CA, June 2012.
Stephen R. Wenn, "Rivals and Revolutionaries: Avery Brundage, David Cecil - The Marquess of Exeter, and Olympic Television Money," North American Society for Sport History Conference, University of Texas, May 2011.
Stephen R. Wenn, "IOC/USOC Relations and the 2009 IOC Session in Copenhagen," 10th International Symposium for Olympic Research, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, October 2010.
Stephen R. Wenn, "Down Goes Chicago 2016! IOC/USOC Relations and the Copenhagen Collapse," North American Society for Sport History Conference, Orlando, Florida, May/June 2010.
Courses Taught 2011/2012
KP341 - History of Physical Activity in Canada
KP441 - The Modern Olympics