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Ethan Smilie

Title: Associate Professor of Humanities and Humanities Division Chair

Teaching Focus: Epics, medieval literature, G.K. Chesterton, composition

Education: B.A., Pittsburg State University, 2006; M.A., University of Dallas, 2008; Ph.D., University of Dallas, 2012


Dr. Smiliejoined the English department at College of the Ozarks in 2017. Dr. Smilie haspublished papers on Dante, Chaucer, Milton, Austen, G.K. Chesterton, and LauraIngalls Wilder, ranging over a number of topics, including philosophical,theological, and poetic portrayals curiosity and depictions of pedagogicalpractices in works of fiction.