Frank Dax is of Pennsylvanian birth but resides in South Korea, where he devotes himself to the dual vocations of teaching and writing. For avocation, look for him collecting tales of tigers in the hills of Seoul or befriending the bees of his rooftop garden. His published writings appear in Frogpond and Korea Journal.

Debal Deb is a biologist with a PhD in ecology. He completed his postdoc research at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and UC-Berkeley. He left his service career in 1996 to conserve vanishing folk crop landraces, and founded Vrihi, Asia’s largest folk rice seed bank for free distribution of seeds among farmers. He conducts freelance research with zero institutional funding.

Sucharita Kanjilal is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She is also associated...

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