IRENE KEMP
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BIOGRAPHY
 
BIOGRAPHY

Irene Margarida Lajos Kemp was born in 1943 in the city of Santo Anastácio, in the State of São Paulo - Brazil. Descendant of Hungarian immigrants, resides in Campo Grande/MS since 1974. She is a philosopher graduated at Dom Bosco Catholic University - UCDB in Campo Grande/MS and holds a postgraduate degree in Clinical Philosophy from the Packter Institute in Porto Alegre/RS. She is also a businesswoman, and worked for more than 40 years with office supplies. Author of four books: "Strange Life" (2005), "In the Arms of Madness" (2008), "Baubles and Magic" (2018) and the collection "Bipolarity? Gathered work". She has lived with the diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder for almost 30 years, and with her books seeks to educate society and break stigmas attributed to bipolar. Is the mother of nine children, has 21 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.