Charles Swift is an associate professor in Brigham Young University’s Department of Ancient Scripture. He wrote his dissertation on the typological images of Lehi’s vision and their relationship to teaching and learning.
""I Have Dreamed a Dream": Lehi's Archetypal Vision of the Tree of Life"
The Tree of Life
""So Great and Marvelous Things": The Literary Portrait of Jesus as Divine Lord in 3 Nephi"
"Lehi's Vision of the Tree of Life: Understanding the Dream as Visionary Literature,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 14/2 (2005)