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  • Carol H. Smith
  • Position: Professor Emerita of English
  • At Rutgers Since: 1959
  • Retired Since: 2007
  • Email Address: chs@rci.rutgers.edu
  • Bio: Professor Smith is the author of T.S. Eliot's Dramatic Theory and Practice (1976), as well as many essays on 20th century writing and questions of gender. Her current research centers on the modernist poet H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), including H.D.'s work on film in the 1930s and her use of ideas and methods from psychoanalysis. Professor Smith was also active in Women's Studies.
  • Education: PhD, Michigan University MA, Michigan University BA, Ohio Wesleyan University
  • Areas of Specialization: Women's literature; Modernism


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