Eli Evans has an MFA in fiction writing from the University of Arizona and an MA in criticism and theory from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. His interests include Spanish literature since 1976. Look for his regular collaborations with magazines such as n+1, in the US, and Quimera, in Spain. In Nov. 2013, Eli defended his dissertation "Toward a More Humane Kind of Progress: Alternative Modernities in Post-Civil War Spanish Exile", which contributes to exile studies, contemporary Peninsular Studies, and the History of contemporary Spanish painting. He is currently teaching at Tufts University.