KANE, Leslie. American, b. 1945. Genres: Theatre, Literary criticism and history. Career: Massachusetts State College at Westfield, assistant professor, 1979-84, associate professor, 1985-89, professor of English, 1989-. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, adjunct professor, 1983; Babson College, visiting lecturer, 1985-86. Publications: The Language of Silence: On the Unspoken and the Unspeakable in Modern Drama, 1984; (ed. and contrib.) David Mamet: A Casebook, 1992; (ed. and contrib.) Israel Horovitz: Critical Approaches, 1993; (ed. and contrib.) Glengarry Glen Ross: Text and Performance, 1996; Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet, 1999. Address: Department of English, Massachusetts State College at Westfield, Westfield, MA 01086, U.S.A.