Walt Reed

Faculty Emeritus

William Rand Kenan, Jr. University Professor, Comparative Literature & English


Research Interests: Romantic Literature; history and theory of the novel; the Bible as literature; literature and psychology.


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Romantic Literature in Light of Bakhtin (2014), Dialogues of the Word: The Bible as Literature According to Bakhtin (1993), An Exemplary History of the Novel: The Quixotic versus the Picaresque (1981), Meditations on the Hero:  A Study of the Romantic Hero in Nineteenth-Century Fiction (1974).