Meanwhile, back in Ashkenaz The city focused on by Nils Roemer in German City, Jewish Memory: The Story of Worms (UPNE
, December) was one of many where Hebrew flourished in the Middle Ages, at least in the work of its local celebrity.
Waters (Ed.), Beyond the Area Studies Wars: Toward a New International Studies, Hanover, UPNE
, 2000, p.
He is also the author of Lives in Between: The Experience of Marginality in a Century of Emancipation (Cambridge, 1990; reprinted Hill & Wang, 1999) and The Creoles of Sierra Leone: Responses to Colonialism (Wisconsin 1974), and is co-editor with Mieke Bal and Jonathan Crewe of Acts of Memory: Cultural Recall in the Present (UPNE
has published The Secret Reader: 501 Sonnets (1996), Funny Ways of Staying Alive (1993), and Laughing Lost in the Mountains: Poems of Wang Wei (1991) with Tony Barnstone.