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Brian Curtis Johnson

Brian Curtis Johnson, American poet, educator. Recipient prize Academy American Poets, 1992, Connecticut Commission on Arts, 2001. Contributor poems to various literature publications; Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, American Academy Poets.

Background

  • Johnson, Brian Curtis was born on September 16, 1960 in Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States. Son of Keith Ashley and Diane (Cassone) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English with highest honors, University California, Berkeley, 1983. Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Brown University, 1993.

    Career

    • Assistant editor The Prose Poem: An International Journal, Providence, since 1995. Visiting lecturer Brown University, Providence, 1994, Yale University, New Haven, 1997-1998. Adjunct professor Providence College, 1995-1996.

      Assistant professor Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, since 1999.

    Works

    • Author: Self-Portrait, 2000.

    Membership

    Contributor poems to various literature publications. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, American Academy Poets.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, history of religions.

    Connections

    • father: Keith Ashley Johnson
    • mother: Diane (Cassone) Johnson
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    Born September 16, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1983
      University California
    • 1993
      Brown University
    • 1995
      Assistant, editor The Prose Poem: An International Journal
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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