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Scott Smith

Associate Professor (Teaching) of Writing

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-1980
Office: JEF 150

Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. American Literature, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, 8/2000
M.A. Literature, Kansas State University, 5/1995
B.S. Journalism, Ohio University, 5/1992

Description of Research

Summary Statement of Research Interests

Men's Studies, Masculinity, Body Issues, Disability, American Literature (Puritan, 19th Century Poetry, Beats; Erotic Literature


Book Chapter

Smith, S. A. (2003). The Teacher's Body: Embodiment, Authority, and Identity in the Academy. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Journal Article

Smith, S. A. (1998). "The Role of the Emersonian 'Poet' in Harry Martinson's Aniara: A Review of Man in Time and Space.". Extrapolation. Vol. 39 (4), pp. 324-337.

Short Story

Smith, S. A. (2010). Spoon.
Smith, S. A. (2008). "Cemetery". Clean Sheets: An Online Erotic Magazine.

Multimedia Scholarship and Creative Works

Model, Model for art/drawing salons., 10/17/2013-  
Talker/Barker/Host, Talker/Barker for Freakshow Deluxe, Hollywood's Own & Only Carnival-Style Sideshow. Introduce show and acts. Host/Master of Ceremonies for vaudeville/burlesque acts., 04/01/2008-  
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