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educator , Humanities educator

John Howard, American humanities educator. Recipient Fulbright award, Fulbright Commission, 2002, Faculty Research award, Southern Regional Education Board, 1998; visiting scholar, University of California, 2000.


Howard, John was born on June 12, 1962 in Jackson, Mississippi. Arrived in United Kingdom, 1998.


Bachelor in economic, University of Virginia, 1983; Master of Business Administration, University of Mississippi, 1984; Master of Arts in american studies, University of Alabama, 1992; Doctor of Philosophy in american studies, Emory University, 1997.


Budget and planning officer Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, 1985—1988. Director of finance Fairfax Symphony Orchestra, Annandale, Virginia, 1988—1989. Director of faculty The National Faculty, Atlanta, 1995—1996.

Assistant professor and center director Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1996—1998. Lecturer in history University of York, 1999—2001. Lecturer in American studies.

King's College, University of London, since 2001.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Men Like That, 1999. Editor: Carryin' On, 1997, The Bitterweed Path, 1996.


Member Outrage, London, since 2001, Queer Nation, Atlanta, 1992—1994, president University of Ala.Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1991—1992, Member of Southern History Association (program committee since 1995), American Studies Association (prize committee since 1995), American History Association (committee governor since 1995).