Amaud Jamaul Johnson

John Murillo Interviews Amaud Jamaul Johnson about IMPERIAL LIQUOR

Amaud Jamaul Johnson is the author of three poetry collections, Red Summer, Darktown Follies, and Imperial Liquor. His honors include a Pushcart Prize, the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, and the Dorset Prize. He directs the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.   John Murillo: Our books of […]

The Poem Becomes a Spinning Map: An Interview with Amaud Jamaul Johnson by Christopher Kondrich

  I am thrilled to present the winner, finalists and semi-finalists of the Tupelo Quarterly Poetry Contest, which was graciously judged by Amaud Jamaul Johnson. I had the pleasure of conversing with Johnson over email in the weeks leading up to release of this issue. Born and raised in Compton, […]