Daniel Smith has appeared on “The Colbert Report” and is a frequent contributor to The New York Times Magazine and The Atlantic Monthly, and a former editor for The Atlantic Monthly. Professor Smith also authored the New York Times bestseller Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety in 2012. He previously published Muses, Madmen, and Prophets: Hearing Voices and the Borders of Sanity. He teaches courses on creative writing in the English department.
Honors offerings: The Art of Comedy; American Anxieties