About the Author
Ralph Cohen is Kenan Professor of English at the University of Virginia and editor of the journal New Literary History. He also edited the book Studies in Historical Change (published by Virginia). Michael S. Roth is the Hartley Burr Alexander Professor of Humanities at Scripps College. He is the author of Psycho-Analysis as History: Negation and Freedom in Freud, and Knowing and History: Appropriations of hegel in Twentieth Century France.