Graduate Student, PhD Program
Alex Johnston is a filmmaker and educator, whose work explores social and cultural histories using non-traditional aesthetic and narrative techniques. He holds a Master's degree in Social Documentation also from UC Santa Cruz, and has taught courses there in people's history and documentary practices. Prior to his career in academia, Alex spent a number of years working with, and as an advocate for, some of the 180,000 men, women and children incarcerated in prisons, jails and juvenile institutions throughout California.
Education and Training:
M.A. UC Santa Cruz, Social Documentation