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Morgan K. Johnson

Morgan K. Johnson

Graduate Assistant in Communication Arts and Sciences

316 Sparks Building
University Park , PA 16802

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  1. BA, Indiana University, 2013
  2. MA, Indiana University, 2016
  3. PhD, Pennsylvania State University, anticipated 2020

Morgan K. Johnson is interested in the intersections of language, race, media, and social justice. Her master’s thesis is a linguistic analysis of mainstream digital news reports about cases of police killings, focusing on race-related modifiers, passivization, and evaluation. Morgan currently teaches Effective Speech (CAS 100A) at The Pennsylvania State University.