Susana Moreira Marques

Susana Moreira Marques is a writer and journalist. She was born in Oporto in 1976 and now lives in Lisbon, where she writes for Público and Jornal de Negócios. Between 2005 and 2010, she lived in London, working at the BBC World Service and as a correspondent for Portuguese newspaper Público. Her journalism has won several prizes, including the Prémio AMI – Jornalismo Contra a Indiferença and the 2012 Unesco “Human Rights and Integration” Journalism Award (Portugal). Her first book, Agora e na Hora da Nossa Morte, was published in 2012. Its English edition, Now and at the Hour of Our Death, translated by Julia Sanches, appeared in 2015.