LAPIDES, Robert. American, b. 1940. Genres: History. Career: Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York, NYC, professor of English, 1973-; Hudson River, founding editor and editor-in-chief, 1982-. Publications: (ed. and compiler with A. Adelson) Lodz Ghetto: Inside a Community under Siege, 1989. Author of articles for periodicals. Address: Department of English, Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers St., New York, NY 10007, U.S.A.