Lore Segal was born in Vienna and educated at the University of
London. The author of Other People's Houses, Her First
American, and Shakespeare's Kitchen (all published by
The New Press) and other works, she is a regular contributor to the
New Yorker, the New York Times Book Review, the
New Republic, and other publications. Between 1968 and 1996
she taught writing at Columbia University's School of the Arts,
Princeton University, Bennington College, Sarah Lawrence College,
the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Ohio State University,
from which she retired in 1996.
An immensely impressive, unclassifiable book.