Faculty Profile for Jon M Smith

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Jon M Smith
Senior Lecturer — English
FH 365
phone: (512) 245-2163

Biography Section

Research Interests

Narratology, the History of Film, Film Genres

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Smith, J. M., & Henderson, S. (2021). Make Them Cry. Retrieved from https://www.harpercollins.com/products/make-them-cry-smith-hendersonjon-marc-smith?variant=32126227742754
  • Kapurch, K., & Smith, J. M. (2020). “Blackbird Fly: Paul McCartney’s Legend, Billy Preston’s Gospel, and Lead Belly’s Blues.” Interdisciplinary Literary Studies, 22, 5–30.
  • Smith, J. M., & Henderson, S. (2020). Make Them Cry. Retrieved from https://www.harpercollins.com/products/make-them-cry-smith-hendersonjon-marc-smith?variant=32126227742754
  • Kapurch, K., & Smith, J. M. (2019). “A Fear So Real: Film Noir’s Fallen Man in Bruce Springsteen’s DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN and the David Lynch Oeuvre.” Interdisciplinary Literary Studies: A Journal of Criticism and Theory, 21, 89–108.
  • Kapurch, K., & Smith, J. M. (2018). “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, and Something Blue: The Make-Do Girl of CINDERELLA (2015).” In M. C. Kearney & M. Blue (Eds.), Mediated Girlhoods: New Explorations of Girls’ Media Culture, Volume 2 (Vol. 2, pp. 67–83). Peter Lang.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Reduced Textbook Cost Departmental Committee
September 2021-Present
Co-Chair
Lecturer Faculty Annual Review Committee
August 2019-Present
Member
Sophomore Literature Committee
September 2017-Present
Member
First-Year English Committee
May 2016-Present
Member
Writing and Rhetoric Committee
August 1, 2012-Present