Marco Ramírez Rojas is Assistant Professor of Spanish at Lehman College, City University of New York. He specializes in twentieth-century Latin American poetry and contemporary narratives. He is an editor for the academic journal Ciberletras and has published in several academic journals. In 2018 he co-edited the volume Narrativas del miedo: Terror en obras literarias, cinematicas y televisivas de Latinoamerica (Peter Lang, 2018). He is originally from Ipiales, Colombia. He holds a B.A. in Literary Studies from Universidad Javeriana in Bogota and received his PhD. from the University of Ottawa in Canada.