Victoria Ford Smith

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies


Current Research

  • How Children See: Vision and Childhood Around 1900 (book in progress)


  • Children’s Literature
  • Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century British Literature and Culture
  • Authorship and collaboration
  • Child agency and child-produced culture
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Young Adult Literature
Victoria Smith
Contact Information
CV Victoria Ford Smith
Mailing AddressUniversity of Connecticut
Department of English
215 Glenbrook Road, U-4025
Storrs, CT 06269-4025
Office LocationAustin 122
Office HoursM 2:30pm - 4pm, Tu 12pm - 1:30 pm, and by appointment (In-Person or Virtual). Email in advance for virtual appointment