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John Burrison

Associate Professor    

Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife, University of Pennsylvania


Dr. John Burrison directs the Folklore Curriculum in Georgia State’s English Department, and is one of the founding faculty of the MHP Program. He is a recipient of the Governor’s Award in the Humanities, the author of five books, and curator of the Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia and the Folklife Gallery of the Atlanta History Museum.