Vincent L. Johnson, M.D.

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General Information

Name: Vincent L. Johnson, M.D.

Pen Name: Vincent L. Johnson

Born: 1966 in Chicago, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Dr. Johnson is a Chicago native.

Biographical and Professional Information

Vincent L. Johnson grew up on the west side of Chicago where he was inspired to write short stories, essays and poetry from the age of twelve. Malik and the Magnificent Glowing Light is a reflection of one of his childhood experiences and draws upon the relationship he shared with his father. Vincent pursued his college education at Loyola University Chicago where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Later he attended Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree. He currently practices Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.

Published Works

  • Malik and the Magnificent Glowing Light, Marzetta Books, 1997
  • Of Corn Silk and Black Braids, Marzetta Books , 2005
  • Daddy's Good Cookin', Marzetta Books, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Of Corn Silk and Black Braids

ISBN: 0965703320
Release Date: 2005-10

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Literary Awards

2006 Skipping Stones Multicultural awards for Of Corn Silk and Black Braids

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Vincent L. Johnson, M.D. on WorldCat

Vincent L. Johnson, M.D. on Amazon


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