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Therezinha Franca Kennedy

Born in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, she taught Philosophy, Sociology and History for several years at different schools and universities. As a writer in Brazil, she wrote many Distance Education courses. Living in Edmonton for the past 19 years, she worked as a writer collaborator for The Arauto of Edmonton, a Portuguese newspaper, as well as a tutor for the Portuguese language at home and at the University of Alberta.  She is also a legal interpreter and translator and has translated several books and documents. She participated in The Edmonton Poetry Festival representing Brazil with the project Poets Across Borders and on September 2008 she published her story in the Anthology The Story That Brought me Here. She has a passion for writing, and loves to travel, dance, and laugh with friends.

Click here to see Writing in the Margins and The Story that Brought Me Here at "Books by Our Members"