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Victor H. Strandberg

Professor of English
Box 90015, Durham, NC 27708-0015
315 Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708


Victor Strandberg has published The Poetic Vision of Robert Penn Warren (Kentucky, 1977), Religious Psychology in American Literature: The Relevance of William James (Studia Humanitatis, 1981), and A Faulkner Overview: Six Perspectives (Kennikat Press, 1981), together with numerous essays on American literature. His most recent book is Greek Mind/Jewish Soul: The Conflicted Art of Cynthia Ozick (University of Wisconsin Press, 1994). Every sabbatical year he has spent a semester abroad teaching American Literature, as a Fullbright professor at the Universities of Uppsala, Louvain, and Mannheim, and in spring 2001 in the Czech Republic. He has also taught at Kobe College in Japan and in Marrakech, Morocco.

Office Hours

Spring 2024 Semester:

Tuesdays 1:00-2:30 pm (315B Allen), by appointment, including every night on Zoom between 8:00-11:00 pm.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of English · 1983 - Present English, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

Brown University · 1962 Ph.D.
Brown University · 1959 M.A.
Clark University · 1957 B.A.