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Ken Smith
UC Foundation Professor
English
M.F.A., University of Arizona

Ken Smith taught creative writing, particularly in the areas of fiction and creative non-fiction, as well as courses in American literature and Western humanities. He is the author of the story collections Decoys and Other Stories and Angels and Others, as well as dozens of short stories, essays, and works of creative non-fiction. His work has appeared in magazines such as The AtlanticCrazyhorseSonora Review, and Tri-Quarterly, and has been featured in the collections Best American Short Stories and Best of the West. He has also been a writer-in-residence at Vanderbilt University.