HANNAH, James. American, b. 1951. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, History, Literary criticism and history. Career: Texas A&M University, professor. Publications: Desperate Measures (stories), 1988; Sign Languages (stories), 1993; Tobias Wolff: A Study of the Short Fiction, 1994; The Great War Reader (anthology), 2000. Address: English Dept., Texas A & M University, College Station, TX 77843, U.S.A.