Faculty and Staff
Program Chair, Liberal Arts
Casey Smith is the Program Chair for Liberal Arts at DCAD. He holds a BA in English from Kenyon College and an MA and Ph.D. in English with a minor in Victorian Studies from Indiana University. Before coming to DCAD, he spent 20 years on the faculty of the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design at George Washington University, where he was the founder and director of the Corcoran Writers Center. He also has taught at Indiana University and West Chester University. A frequent publisher and presenter of scholarly work on a range of topics, Casey most recently presented “Christina Rossetti’s Goblin Market: 150 Years of Art & Illustration” at the Annual Symposium of the Fellowship of American Bibliophile Societies at the Delaware Art Museum. He serves as Vice-President of the Chesapeake Chapter of the American Printing History Association and is an active member of the College Book Art Association; the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals; the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing; and The William Morris Society of North America. His poetry has been published in various journals and chapbooks, and he is the sole proprietor of “Own Goal Press”, an experimental letterpress printing operation based in Wilmington, Delaware.