UMD: A Globally Connected University

Martha Nell Smith

Prof of ENGL, Affiliate Prof of American Studies, Comparative Literature, Theatre, Women's Studies
2111 Susquehanna Hall
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 8878
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COURSES: Poetry & Media; Digitizing Literary History; Sexual Poetics ORGANIZATIONS: Association for Computers & the Humanities (Executive Council 2001-2004); Modern Language Association (Committee on Scholarly Editions, 2004-2008); Emily Dickinson International Society (Board of Directors, 1988 to the present) RESEARCH PROJECTS: Dickinson Electronic Archives (http://emilydickinson.org); Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH; http://www.mith.umd.edu) BOOKS: Companion to Emily Dickinson (Blackwell 2006); Dickinson: A User's Guide (Blackwell 2006); Open Me Carefully: Emily Dickinson's Intimate Letters to Susan Huntington Dickinson (Paris Press 1998); Comic Power in Emily Dickinson (Texas 1993); Rowing in Eden: Rereading Emily Dickinson (Texas 1992) OUTREACH: Dickinson Electronic Archives (http://emilydickinson.org); Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH; http://www.mith.umd.edu)

Area of Expertise: 

Poetry; Digital Humanities; Feminist Criticism & Theory; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies; American Literature; Biography & Autobiography; Textual Studies; Women's Studies & Women's History; Popular Culture; Cinema

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Ph.D. English, American Literature Rutgers University (1985)