Sherry Johnson

Assistant Professor
Department of English

Language and Literature

248 Lake Huron Hall
(616) 331-2385

Sherry Johnson

ENG 231 Early African American Literature
ENG 232 Modern African American Literature
ENG 335 Literature of American Minorities
ENG 614 Literature of American Minorities: Slave Narratives to Post-Modern Slave Narratives

Research Interests

19th & 20th Century African-American literature
Neo-Slave Narratives
Diasporic Black Women’s Writing
19th & 20th Century African-American Visual Culture
Multicultural Literature 
Rhetoric of Multiculturalism

Recent Publications

B.A. Honors, York University
BEd., York University
M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D, University of Wisconsin-Madison