Troy Wellington Smith

    Troy Wellington Smith

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  • Office: 6416 Dwinelle
  • Office hours: Fall 2017 Tu 2-4 & by appointment

Troy Wellington Smith is a PhD student and Graduate Student Instructor in the Department of Scandinavian. He received his BA in English literature and history from Swarthmore College, and went on to receive an MS in library science from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. He also has an MA in English literature from the University of Mississippi, where he focused on the intertextuality of Kierkegaard and Anglophone literature, writing a thesis entitled “Kierkegaard and Byron: Disability, Irony, and the Undead.” His articles have appeared or are scheduled to appear in The Byron JournalThe Søren Kierkegaard NewsletterKierkegaard in ProcessActa Kierkegaardiana, Scandinavian StudiesThe Kierkegaard Studies YearbookThe Literary Encyclopedia and Anderseniana. He has been a visiting researcher at the Søren Kierkegaard Centre in Copenhagen, and a Summer Fellow at the Hong Kierkegaard Library at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN.