Sacks, David Harris

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SACKS, David Harris

SACKS, David Harris. American, b. 1942. Genres: History, Humanities. Career: University of Massachusetts at Boston, lecturer, 1977-79; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, lecturer and tutor, 1978-86; Reed College, Portland, OR, assistant professor, 1986-89, associate professor of history and humanities, 1989-93, professor, 1993-2003, Richard F. Scholz Professor, 2003. Yale University, visiting professor of history, 1998-99; Cambridge University, Clare Hall, visiting fellow, 2001-02. Publications: Trade, Society and Politics in Bristol, 1500-1640, 2 vols., 1985; The Widening Gate: Bristol and the Atlantic Economy, 1450-1700, 1991. EDITOR: (with D.R. Kelley) The Historical imagination in Early Modern Britain: History, Rhetoric and Fiction, 1500-1800, 1997; Sir Thomas More, Utopia, 1999. Work appears in anthologies. Address: Reed College, Department of History, Portland, OR 97202, U.S.A.