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Peter K. Saval Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature

Peter Kishore Saval received his doctorate in English literature from Harvard University in 2008, and a J.D. from University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 1999. At Harvard he taught both in the English Department and in the Literature Concentration of the Department of Comparative Literature.

Brown Affiliations

research overview

Peter Kishore Saval studies the classical tradition in Renaissance literature, with particular emphasis on Renaissance Platonism. He is also interested generally in the relationship between early modern literature and philosophy.