GROSS, David. American, b. 1940. Genres: History. Career: University of Wisconsin-Madison, instructor in history, 1968-69; University of Colorado at Boulder, assistant professor, 1969-73, associate professor, 1973-81, professor of history, 1981-. University of California, Irvine, visiting associate professor, 1979. Publications: The Writer and Society: Heinrich Mann and Literary Politics in Germany, 1890-1940, 1980; The Past in Ruins: Tradition and the Critique of Modernity, 1992; Lost Time: On Remembering and Forgetting in Late Modern Culture, 2000. Address: Department of History, Box 234, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, U.S.A.