Jose O. Alvarez
Summary: Colombian-born assistant professor of Spanish at Missouri Southern State University who became a pioneer in the application of educational online platforms and created the first online Anthology of Latin American Literature considered as the first online short stories anthology, movie reviews, and literary reviews, but who had also participated in several short stories, international book fairs, and lectures in several countries.
Cause of Death: Killed during a tornado outbreak
Born: circa 1952
Died: May 22, 2011
Location: Joplin, Missouri