Raised in the Ecuadorian Amazon and Andes among volcanoes, Lisa María Madera’s writing explores the intersections of religion, nature, and extractivist economies through the lens of neo/colonial myth and history. As an educator and social entrepreneur, Lisa works to foster compassionate and resilient communities by providing extraordinary encounters with nature and her many creatures.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO HUMANS & NATURE:
- The Empathy of Birds: Lessons from Pacha Mama in the Face of Despair
From Minding Nature’s Fall 2020, Volume 13, Number 3 issue.