Project Description

Marisa Silva Schultze

Born in 1956 in Montevideo (Uruguay), Marisa Silva Schultze is a novelist and poet as well as a high-school History teacher. Her poetry has been awarded a number of prestigious prizes.
Silva says she most enjoys looking into the intimacy of ordinary lives, and describing what happens within peoples’ homes. Her novels are beautifully written and have a sort universal quality to them.