Ilan Stavans

Ilan Stavans is the Lewis-Sebring Professor of Humanities and Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. This essay is adapted from his newest book, A Pre-Columbian Bestiary: Fantastic Creatures of Indigenous Latin America, which will be published in November.

Death in Yashinovka 

by Ilan Stavans | Wednesday, June 01, 2022

A Pre-Columbian Bestiary

Fantastic creatures of indigenous Latin America

by Ilan Stavans | Thursday, August 06, 2020