Eduardo Frajman grew up in San José, Costa Rica. He graduated from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and received a PhD in political science from the University of Maryland, College Park. He writes mostly about Latin American politics and culture, but is also interested in the political and philosophical implications of science fiction and fantasy. His essays and short stories have appeared in Electric Literature, Tincture, The Point, and numerous other publications. He teaches philosophy and humanities at Oakton Community College and lives in Evanston, IL.