Chris Smit


Chris Smit

Education

  • BA - Calvin College, communications arts and sciences, 1996
  • PhD - University of Iowa, communication studies

Teaching areas

  • Mass media, media and the public, and communication theory

Biography

Additional information

www.smitwork.com

Academic interests

  • television, gender and sexuality, popular music, and disability concerns in film

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Publications

Screening Disability: Essays on Cinema and Disability.  Eds. Christopher R. Smit and Anthony    Enns.  Philadelphia, PA: University Press of America, 2001.

"Pour Britney, Poor Britney: Exiling Britney Spears as a Non-Resident of Non-Place.” International Study of Popular Music Annual Conference. Iowa City, IA (April 2008).

"A Collaborative Aesthetic: Lévinas’ Idea of Responsibility and the Photographs of Charles Eisenmann and the Late 19th Century Freak-Performer.”  Victorian Freaks.  Ed.  Marlena Tromp. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2008; 283-311.

"Reconstructing the King:  Death Narratives of Elvis Presley in the 1980s."  Ordinary       Reactions to Extraordinary Events.  Ed. Ray B. Browne and Arthur G. Neal.  Bowling Green,  OH:  Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 2001; 73-87.

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