Dr Bonnie Lander Johnson

Senior Research Fellow

Bonnie Lander Johnson is an academic and writer. She is a Fellow and Associate Professor in English Literature at Downing College, Cambridge and Director of Studies, Newnham College, University of Cambridge. She writes academic books about Shakespeare and early modern culture. For Catholic University of America Press, she edits a multi-volume series of prose writing by the lost women of the Catholic Literary Revival. Bonnie’s fiction and non-fiction has appeared in Hinterland, Howl, Dappled Things and The Brick Lane Bookshop Anthology.

Select Publications:
Chastity in Early Stuart Literature and Culture (Cambridge University Press); Blood Matters (Penn Press); Botanical Culture and Popular Belief in Shakespeare’s England (Cambridge University Press); The Cambridge Handbook of Literature and Plants