Kevin G. Smith

Assistant Professor, General Faculty

1 Dawson's Row #202

Office Hours: Mondays 1-2 and Thursdays 11-12.
Class Schedule: MWF: 9:00-9:50, 11:00-11:50, 12:00-12:50
Ph.D., English (Rhetoric and Composition), Northeastern University, 2018
M.A., New Media Studies, DePaul University, 2012
B.A., English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009
Research Interests
Digital writing and rhetoric, Rhetorical Genre Studies, Digital Humanities, Writing pedagogies, Writing program administration
Selected Publications
“Negotiating Community Literacy Practice: Public Memory Work and the Boston Bombing Digital Archive,” Computers and Composition 40 (2016): 115–130.
“A Writing Studies Review of Jim Ridolfo and William Hart-Davidson, editors, Rhetoric and the Digital Humanities,” Digital Humanities Quarterly 10.1 (May 2016).
Mary M. Juzwik, Ellen Cushman, Kevin G. Smith, and Cori McKenzie. “Editor’s Introduction: Defining and Doing the ‘English Language Arts’ in Twenty-First Century Classrooms and Teacher Education Programs,” Research in the Teaching of English 51.2 (Nov. 2016)
Recent Presentations
“(Re)Making/(Re)Marking: Digital Writing and Collaborative/Participatory Methodological Design,” Conference on College Composition and Communication: Kansas City, MO: 16 March, 2018.
“Modeling Student Authorship: The Rhetoric of Markup in the Writing Classroom,” Poster, Digital Humanities (DH) 2017, Montreal, QC: 8 August 2017.
“(Data) Modeling Understanding: The Rhetoric of (XML) Markup in the Writing Classroom,” Conference on College Composition and Communication Convention, Portland, OR: 16 March 2017.