Victoria Ford Smith

Assistant Professor


Specialties: Children’s Literature, 19th- and 20th-Century British Literature and Culture, Authorship and Collaboration, Child Agency, Boyhood, Robert Louis Stevenson, Young Adult Literature.

Current research: intergenerational collaboration in Victorian and Edwardian literature and culture; child art, art education, and children’s book illustration at the fin-de-siècle.

Recent Publication: “Art Critics in the Cradle: Fin-de-Siècle Painting Books and the Move to Modernism” in Children’s Literature volume 43 (2015).


Contact Information
Mailing Address215 Glenbrook Road
U-4025 Storrs, CT 06269-4025