Ellen Wayland-Smith

Ellen Wayland-Smith is a Professor of Writing at the University of Southern California and received her Ph.D. in comparative literature from Princeton University. She is the author of "Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table." A descendant of John Humphrey Noyes, the founder of the Oneida Community, she lives in Los Angeles with her family.


  • –present
    Assistant Professor of Writing, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences