Editor

    Suzanne Poirier

    Senior Consulting Editor

    Anne Hudson Jones

    Associate Editors

    Joanne Trautmann Banks
    D. Heyward Brock
    Rita Charon
    Anne Hunsaker Hawkins
    Kathryn Montgomery Hunter
    Marilyn Chandler McEntyre
    David B. Morris

    Book Review Editor

    Charles M. Anderson

    Contributing Editors

    Samuel Alston Banks
    Wayne C. Booth
    Gert H. Brieger
    Ronald A. Carson
    Larry R. Churchill
    Robert Coles
    Leslie A. Fiedler
    Sander L. Gilman
    Peter W. Graham
    Melvin Konner
    Edmund D. Pellegrino
    Kathryn Allen Rabuzzi
    Richard Selzer
    Elizabeth Sewell
    John Stone
    Stanley Weintraub

    Production Editors

    Jennifer Cohen
    Melissa Jeanne Anderson

    Sponsors

    Institute for the Medical Humanities
    The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    Department of Medical Education
    University of Illinois College of Medicine--Chicago
    Department of English
    University of Illinois at Chicago

    Publisher

    The Johns Hopkins University Press