Languages, Literature, & Philosophy

Dr. James Smith Jr.

Co-Editor of Southern Poetry Review
Gamble Hall 232
912.344.3196
James.Smith@armstrong.edu

Education
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
M.A., Vanderbilt University
B.A., Berry College
 
Recent Publications
Co-Editor, Southern Poetry Review, 2002-present.
 
Editor, Don't Leave Hungry: Fifty Years of Southern Poetry Review. University
            of Arkansas Press, 2009.
 
Poems
"Smartmouth and His Band." Atlanta Review. 20.1 (Fall/Winter 2013), 24.
"Cherry Bounce." Atlanta Review. 20.1 (Fall/Winter 2013), 25.
"Smartmouth at Large." 32 Poems. 11.1 (Spring/Summer 2013), 4.
"Smartmouth and the Mysteries." 32 Poems. 11.1 (Spring/Summer 2013), 5.
"The Boathouse." Prairie Schooner. 84.1 (Spring 2010), 98.
"Making the Bed." Shenandoah. 59.1 (Spring/Summer 2009), 166-167.
"Mandelshtam's Wonderful Widow." Shenandoah. 59.1 (Spring/Summer 2009): 168-169.
"Her Reverie During Arpeggios." Asheville Poetry Review. 16.1 (2009), 162.
"The Maps." Poet Lore. 104:1/2 (Spring/Summer 2009), 22.

Interviews
"Working with the Wiggle: An Interview with Betty Adcock."North Carolina Literary Review. 18 (2009), 150-164.
 
"Not Always a 'Piece of Cake': Harrowing Humor in the Poetry of Kathryn Stripling Byer."North Carolina Literary Review. 17 (2008), 66-73.
 
"What poetry can do and how it can do it': An Interview with NCLR's Poetry Editor, Jeffrey Franklin."North Carolina Literary Review. 16 (2007),  55-64.