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Jonathan Ruseski

Writing Instructor & Technology Specialist; Lecturer in English Language & Literature


Seelye Hall 307


Jonathan Ruseski is a Writing Instructor & Technology Specialist for the Jacobson Center. In this role, Jonathan offers writing counseling sessions and helps with design, development, and technological support for Smith WritesSmith Public Voices, and other Jacobson Center projects. He also teaches WRT 118, The Art of the Steal: Remixing, Originality & Identity and ENG 125, Creative Writing.   

A scholar of modern and contemporary poetry, he holds an M.F.A. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Passionate about writing and publishing, Jonathan is the founder and editor of b l u s h, an online journal and publishing imprint, and author of several poetry chapbooks. Recent writing appears in BOMBFence, and jubilat, among others. 

Office Hours

Spring 2024

Tuesday& Thursday 12:30-1 p.m.
 and by appointment


M.F.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst