Professor Emeritus of English
Ph.D. Yale University
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BiographyCarl Smith is Franklyn Bliss Snyder Professor of English and American Studies and Professor of History, Emeritus, at Northwestern University. See his website for further information.
City Water, City Life: Water and the Infrastructure of Ideas in Urbanizing Philadelphia, Boston, and Chicago (University of Chicago Press, 2013)
The Plan of Chicago: Daniel Burnham and the Remaking of the American City (University of Chicago Press, 2007)
The Great Chicago Fire, the Haymarket Bomb, and the Model Town of Pullman (University Of Chicago Press, 1995)
Chicago and the American Literary Imagination, 1880-1920 ( University of Chicago Press, 1984)