Scott Smith

Associate Professor (Teaching) of Writing
Email Office JEF 150 Office Phone (213) 740-1980


  • 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
  • Summary Statement of Research Interests

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

  • Book Chapters

    • 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.
    • 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

    • Model, Model for art/drawing salons., 10/17/2013