Pamela S. Saur is a Regents' Professor of English and German at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texa, where she teaches English and German. She has studied in Vienna and earned an M.A. and Ph.D. in German from the Univerity of Iowa and an M.Ed. in English Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Boston. She has published numerous scholarly articles and book chapters and four translations of Austrian books with Ariadne Press in Riverside, CA.