Dr. Herbert Spiegel, previously Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, is now in private practice in New York City. He is the co-author of War Stress and Neurotic Illness (with A. Kardiner) and Trance and Treatment: The Clinical Uses of Hypnosis (with David Spiegel). The interview in this issue will be published later this year in Freud Under Analysis: History, Theory, Practice, a Festschrift volume for Paul Roazen, edited by Todd Dufresne. (April 1997)