Author Archives: T A Smith

About T A Smith

Just one of the literacy scholars on this site who wants to explore writing in all its complexities.

End in sight

This August will mark the beginning of my fourth year in pursuit of my PhD. My office mate graduated last May and has successfully landed a job (very happily nearby so we can continue collaborating). A lot of the academic … Continue reading

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Looking at the Rhetoric of Space

[This essay is from a discussion post for one of my classes.] Rosemound Cemetery This cemetery is definitely an area I “don’t experience much.” I have been to cemeteries before, both for the usual reasons and for curiosity reasons. I … Continue reading

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Carlo Smitini–First Single

So proud of my boys. Now my oldest has his first single out. Give a listen.  You can find it here: YouTube: iTunes: Spotify:   

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The Mayo Review 2016

If you are in the area, come enjoy.

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Final Submission Deadline Extension

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2015 The deadline is extended for a final time. We welcome submissions for any of the categories for The Mayo Review 2016.  The journal publishes from the following categories:  short fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, photo-art, and short … Continue reading

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