GILES, Paul. British, b. 1957. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: University of Staffordshire, Staffordshire, England, lecturer in English, 1985-87; Portland State University, Portland, OR, assistant professor, 1987-92, associate professor of English, 1992-. Publications: Hart Crane: The Contexts of "The Bridge," 1986; American Catholic Arts and Fictions: Culture, Ideology, Aesthetics, 1992. Contributor of articles and reviews to academic journals. Address: Department of English, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207, U.S.A.