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Andre Johnson

Andre E. Johnson

#DigBlk Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow (2022)
Associate Professor of Communication, University of Memphis

Dr. Andre E. Johnson is an Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Media Studies at the University of Memphis. He is a 2022 Mellon Just Transformation Fellow working with the Center for Black Digital Research studying the rhetorical legacy of the Colored Convention Movement. He holds a Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Memphis and studies at the intersection of rhetoric, race, and religion. His research areas include (African American) rhetoric and public address, religious communication, social movements, and Bishop Henry McNeal Turner.