American Abroad

My future split between two countries after Peru - Colombia or Argentina. I chose Argentina. But the idea of going to Columbia confused and frightened my students, friends and family. "Isn't it super dangerous? Aren't there a lot of drugs? Haven't you seen the Netflix Original series Narcos?" Down here, it's known as a vibrant [...]

Let’s Build a Library

When I was a kid, I had a billionaire's dream of building a giant library on an island at 0,0 on a map. The idea was simple - everybody could get to all the knowledge in the world in one big, beautiful building. The Library of Alejandro. Let's build it. George Peabody Library. Lame name. [...]