Beverly Johnson

Associate Professor


Contact Information

Willard-DiLoreto Hall W 401-22

Phone: 860.832.2767



  • Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1997.

Courses Taught

  • ENG 212 African American Literature
  • ENG 345-Modern African American Literature
  • WRT 110- College Writing  ENG 449- Major American Author and 
  • ENG 488-Studies in World Literature

My specialty is African American Literature. I also enjoy teaching African and Caribbean fiction as 300 or 400 level courses, and my current research focuses on Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Adichie.