Chris Smith

Chris Smith is a writer and photographer living in Vancouver. His work has appeared in publications such as Rolling Stone, Billboard, and MTV, as well as the University of Chicago Magazine and the Journal of Visual Anthropology. He has worked as a battle correspondent, a festival producer, a travel writer, an archaeologist, a wildlife photographer, and a musician in addition to music and film journalism. He is the author of two volumes of the Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (Greenwood, 2005) and currently teaches cultural criticism at UBC.