Richard Johnston

Richard Johnston (@rrjohnst) is Assistant Professor of English in the Department of English and Fine Arts at the United States Air Force Academy. He has also taught at the United States Military Academy at West Point and Wofford College in South Carolina. Richard Johnston earned his PhD at Harvard University in 2013, where he was a Jacob K. Javits Fellow. A recipient of the Marshall Scholarship, he also holds masters degrees from the University of Sussex and Oxford University. His primary interests are Romantic literature, literature and science, literature and religion, poetry, and drama. He lives in Colorado Springs, CO.

Richard’s article “How to Tell a True War Poem,” appears in albeit 3.1: War.