Meet Jodi Johnson
Visiting Assistant Professor, English and Writing
Phone: (813) 257-4014
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
2007 University of Oxford, B.A.
2012 Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa, MFA
2019 University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Ph.D.
AWR - Academic Writing
Jodi Johnson's areas of academic interest are the history of poetry, compositional and creative writing pedagogy, continental literary theory, modern American literature, modern Irish literature, and the literature of England during the Renaissance, Victorian and Modern periods.
Johnson's current research activities involve the literature and history of the Italian Risorgimento, as well as ongoing work on Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Lowell and Sylvia Plath. Beyond that, Johnson has a current interest in architectural horror in American literature.
Johnson's work has been published in The Nation, Prelude, Magma and elsewhere.
Arts Council of N. Ireland Major Individual Award
Maytag Fellowship in Poetry
Schupps Fellowship in Poetry
Poet-in-Residence: Malta's National Arts Centre (St. James Cavalier Centre for Creativity - Spazju Kreattiv)
The Forward Prize - Nomination for Best Single Poem
The UL Lafayette Adams Award in Poetry