Candace Slater

Candace Slater is Marian E. Koshland Distinguished Professor and director of the Townsend Center for the Humanities at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of "Dance of the Dolphin: Transformation and Disenchantment in the Amazonian Imagination "(1994) and "Stories on a String: The Brazilian Literatura de Cordel "(California, 1989).