Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz is the Editor in Chief of Stories From Peru, an online magazine of Peruvian literature in translation into English. He is also a professor of Spanish & Latin American Studies and Vice Chair of Humanistic Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He received his BA in Spanish and French from Virginia Tech, and his MA and PhD in Modern Foreign Languages from the University of Tennessee. His research interests include twentieth and twenty-first-century Latin American literature, popular culture studies, and representations of violence in cultural productions. He is the author of Forasteros en tierra extraña: La nueva narrativa peruana y la violencia política (2012). His scholarly articles and translations have appeared in diverse publications in the UK, USA, Cuba, and Peru. Gabriel has a soft spot for speculative fiction, fantasy, and sci-fi, but he is interested in stories of any genre with a distinctive voice and captivating characters or anything that makes him a bit uncomfortable.