Dana Johnson

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Dana Johnson is the author of the short story collection In the Not Quite Dark, published by Counterpoint in 2016. She is also the author of Break Any Woman Down, winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, and the novel Elsewhere, California. Both books were nominees for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award. Born and raised in and around Los Angeles, she is an associate professor of English at the University of Southern California. www.danajohnsonauthor.com

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