Steven F. White was guest editor of a special issue on ecology and Latin American literature of Review: Latin American Literature and the Arts. He did a bilingual ecocritical study of Seven Trees Against the Dying Light by Nicaraguan poet Pablo Antonio Cuadra (Northwestern University Press). A second edition for Synergetic Press of his co edited work (with Luis Eduardo Luna) Ayahuasca Reader: Encounters with the Amazon’s Sacred Vine won an Independent Publishers Book Award. His current research with Microscopy Specialist Jill Pflugheber is called “Microcosms: Sacred Plants of the Americas” and can be viewed here:

He recently retired from St. Lawrence University after teaching Latin American literature and film as well as Spanish and Portuguese language classes for more than thirty years.

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