Paula Simonetti

PAULA SIMONETTI was born in Montevideo. She is the author of the poetry collection En la boca de los tristes (Montevideo: LoQueVendrá, 2014). She has worked at homeless shelters and for an artistic movement in Montevideo that brings together writers and the disadvantaged for workshops and events. She is the recipient of the 2012 Poesía Joven Pablo Neruda prize.