Joshua Smith brings a wide range of experience in the instruction of literature and composition. His research is in American literature, where he specializes in the nineteenth century, the American West, popular culture, media and race. As an ordained minister, he has participated in pastoral and short-term missions ministry at his local church for several years. Joshua is also a professional speaker and saxophone player. He and his wife Marsee have two boys, Josué and Angelo. Read more about Joshua here.