About the Author
The Author: David S. Miall is Professor of English at the University of Alberta. He received his Ph.D. in English literature from the University of Wales in 1980. His previous publications include two edited volumes, Humanities and the Computer: New Directions
(1990) and Romanticism: The CD-ROM
(1997). He has published numerous articles on literature of the British Romantic period and on the empirical study of literary reading.