Dr. Erica Johnson Edwards

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Dr. Erica Johnson Edwards

Associate Professor of History

Office: FH 204
Phone: 843-661-1497
ejohnson@fmarion.edu

Bio

A native of Oklahoma, Dr. Erica Johnson Edwards specializes in the history of the Atlantic World. She is author of a monograph, Philanthropy and Race in the Haitian Revolution, part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018). She has published articles in The History Teacher, the Southern Quarterly, the Journal of Transnational American Studies, and the Journal of Western Society for French History. Her research interests include race, religion, and revolution in the greater Atlantic World. She is the faculty coordinator for FMU’s Universities Studying Slavery initiative.

Education

PhD, Florida State University, 2012

Courses Taught: 

European History to the French Revolution

The Historian’s Craft

Medieval Europe

Native American History and Culture

Atlantic World