Digital Storytelling Colloquium: Jessica Marie Johnson
Jessica Marie Johnson:
"Keywords and Dark Filaments in Digital Time"
THURSDAY, OCT 1
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Jessica Marie Johnson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Johns Hopkins University. Johnson is a historian of Atlantic slavery and the Atlantic African diaspora. She is the author of "Wicked Flesh: Black Women, Intimacy, and Freedom in the Atlantic World" (University of Pennsylvania Press, August 2020).
She is co-editor with Lauren Tilton and David Mimno of "Debates in the Digital Humanities: Computational Humanities". She is guest editor of "Slavery in the Machine", a special issue of sx:archipelagos (2019) and co-editor with Dr. Mark Anthony Neal (Duke University) of "Black Code: A Special Issue of the Black Scholar" (2017).
Her work has appeared in Slavery & Abolition, The Black Scholar, Meridians: Feminism, Race and Transnationalism, American Quarterly, Social Text, The Journal of African American History, the William & Mary Quarterly, Debates in the Digital Humanities, Forum Journal, Bitch Magazine, Black Perspectives (AAIHS), Somatosphere and Post-Colonial Digital Humanities (DHPoco) and her book chapters have appeared in multiple edited collections.