Freda Love Smith

Freda Love Smith is a lecturer and an advisor for undergraduates in the Department of Radio/Television/Film. Her creative and research interests include songwriting, food media, and literary constraints. Her short fiction has appeared in The North American Review, Bound Off, and Riptide Journal, and her songs have been licensed by Walt Disney Pictures and American Airlines. She worked in the recording industry for twenty years as a drummer, performing with indie rock bands The Blake Babies, Antenna, and The Mysteries of Life. She has a master’s in creative writing from Nottingham Trent University.


MA Creative Writing, Nottingham Trent University
BA General Studies: Arts and Humanities, Indiana University


Freda Love Smith

Undergraduate Academic Advisor; Lecturer




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Evanston, IL 60208