Marilyn Diggs is a freelance writer with a distinctive voice and a keen eye for details. This reporter brings her knowledge of history, art, literature and intercultural lifestyles to writing assignments. She is also an experienced photographer (see streaming photos above and Photos). A member of the Association of Foreign Correspondents, Marilyn has regular monthly columns on travel and art in Sunday News - Brazil´s English language newspaper - and contributes to various online publication magazines.
.With a Master's Degree from Purdue University in Spanish Literature and Latin American Area Studies, more than 20 years of overseas living and extensive travel, Marilyn's articles go beyond just sharing travel experiences - she provides important insights towards a better understanding and appreciation of topics.
Marilyn began her writing career by composing and illustrating children's guides for museums. Living in São Paulo, Brazil since 1985, she is today a freelance writer, accomplished artist, lecturer and author of nine books - two about Brazilian art history.