13. J. Z. Smith: The College’s Iconoclastic, Beloved, Chain-smoking Dean
Pete Grieve [+]
Pete Grieve is a Political Science graduate of the University of Chicago. He worked as editor-in-chief of the student newspaper, The Chicago Maroon, where he also wrote in-depth pieces for Grey City, the publication’s long-form supplement. He has completed internships at the San Francisco Chronicle, the Chicago Sun-Times, and CNN Politics.
In an article published in The Chicago Maroon on March 23, 2018, Pete Grieve chronicles the life and career of Jonathan Z. Smith, with particular focus on his role as a beloved teacher, mentor, and dean at the University of Chicago.