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Dr. Jerelyn M. Johnson

Associate Professor of Modern Languages & Literature
jjohnson@fairfield.edu
o: Canisius Hall Rm 224
p: x2297

 

Awards

  • Faculty Summer Research Award, College of Staten Island (CUNY) to conduct research in Spain for the project "Graves and Roses: Excavation of Memory in Spain", 2005.
  • SC-CUNY Research Award, City University of New York Research Foundation, 2005
  • David and Ruth Kossoff Prize for Leadership in Teaching, Department of Hispanic Studies, Brown University, 2002.
  • Dissertation Research Fellowship, Brown University, 2002.
  • Dissertation Research Grant, Program for Cultural Cooperation Between Spain’s Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, and United States’ Universities, 2002.

Grants

  • Humanities Institute Grant (Fairfield University)  Project Director. “Way to Heaven: Theater as  History, History as Deception.”  (Fall 2013)

  • Humanities Institute Grant (Fairfield University)  Project Associate.  “Mamet’s Glengary Glen Ross: The Dark Side of Capitalism.” (Summer – Fall 2012)
  • Research Grant. Program for Cultural Cooperation Between Spain’s Ministry of Culture and United States’ Universities. To conduct research for my project “Political Engagement in Contemporary Spanish Theater: 2001-2011” in Madrid, Spain (Summer 2011).
  • Humanities Institute Grant (Fairfield University)  Project Director. “Performing Perpetual Peace”  (Fall 2011).
  • Humanities Institute Grant (Fairfield University)  Project Co-Director. “2009-2010 Poetry for Peace Contest and Celebration”  (2009-2010).