Evan Lavender-Smith

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Evan Lavender-Smith

Assistant Professor

Office

205 Shanks Hall 
181 Turner St NW 
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-7721

Email

Department Membership

English

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Expertise

  • Creative Writing
  • Fiction
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Narrative Theory
  • International Literature
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Professional Activities

  • Founding Editor, Noemi Press
  • Vice-President, Phi Beta Kappa, Mu of Virginia Chapter
  •  Advisory Board Member, Studio 72 Living-Learning Community
  • Founding Member, Creative Writing Studies Organization
  • ArtWorks Grant Panelist, National Endowment for the Arts
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Education

  • B.A. (High Departmental Honors, High Distinction in General Scholarship, Phi Beta Kappa), University of California, Berkeley
  • M.F.A., New Mexico State University

Research Interests

    Awards and Honors

    • Virginia Tech Favorite Faculty Award Recognition
    • Vermont Studio Center, Writer-in-Residence
    • Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Writer-in-Residence

    Selection Publications