Professor of English
303 Pardee Hall
(610) 330-5568

Other Titles

  • Professor of English
  • Sell Chair in the Humanities


  • Ph.D., Columbia

Courses Taught for WGSS

ENG 274: Taboos: Literary Sexualities

Ian Smith’s teaching and research interests center on early modern and postcolonial literature.

Selected publications

Race and Rhetoric in the Renaissance: Barbarian Errors. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009

Articles on Shakespeare and Caribbean literature.