Charles R. Johnson

About Charles R. Johnson

Birth Day: April 23, 1948
Birth Place: Evanston, IL
Birth Sign: Taurus

Charles R. Johnson Net Worth

Charles R. Johnson was bornon April 23, 1948 in Evanston, IL. A prominent African-American author and scholar, he is best known for his novels, Dreamer (1998) and Middle Passage (1990), which detail black life in America. His other works include such non-fiction titles as The Joy of Being Buddhist: Dharma Essays and Stories and Black Men Speaking.
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💰 Net worth: 16 Million

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About

A prominent African-American author and scholar, he is best known for his novels, Dreamer (1998) and Middle Passage (1990), which detail black life in America. His other works include such non-fiction titles as The Joy of Being Buddhist: Dharma Essays and Stories and Black Men Speaking.

Before Fame

He studied journalism at Southern Illinois University and SUNY-Stony Brook. He also worked as a political Cartoonist.

Trivia

He was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship and a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Family Life

He was born in Evanston, Illinois. He later taught for many years at the University of Washington.

Associated With

He and Paul Foster have both received Guggenheim fellowships.