Gordon E. McNeer (Florida, United States, 1943). Gordon E. McNeer received his doctorate in Romance Languages from Princeton University. He has lived and traveled in Spain and Latin America extensively. Dr. McNeer is known professionally as a poet and a translator of poetry. He is the author of Mira lo que has hecho, Los hijos de Bob Dylan and Poems from Walden.
Dr. McNeer began his career in 1998 as a translator of poetry with his edition of Cuaderno de Nueva York / New York Notebook, by Cervantes Prize laureate José Hierro. Starting with Poetry Facing Uncertainty in 2012, Dr. McNeer has concentrated on translating, editing and publishing contemporary Spanish and Latin American poets. He is President of Valparaíso Ediciones Atlanta-Bogotá-Granada and Director of Valparaíso USA, a bilingual poetry collection in the United States.
In 2020 a worldwide pandemic changed the world. Mankind, vulnerable creatures whose bodies could be devastated by a single particle of virus in the air, saw themselves forced to return to the forests, to the life of nature, to primordial solitude. Gordon E. McNeer takes us back to Walden, where Henry David Thoreau spent two years, two months and two days....In stock