RAPHAËL GIMENEZ received his PhD in French literature from the University of Southern California and is a professor of French and Spanish in New Orleans. He received a Certificate in Syntax from la Sorbonne University, Paris, France. He published numerous articles in French literature, in English, philosophy, psychoanalysis, and art history. He also published his doctoral dissertation in France, entitled L'Espace de la douleur chez Loaisel de Treogate, in Minard's edition, Paris. He also published a poem of a Revery with the nom de plume Raphaël Obermann in East of the Sunrise in 1995, p. 420. He also wrote a novel Inside the Ivory Tower, Minerva Press, London, England, 1995, with the nom de plume Raphaël Obermann. Reviews can be seen on www.amazon.co.uk.