Mariza Decastro was born in Athens in 1953. She lived in Paris (1973-1982), and studied pedagogy and children’s literature at the Sorbonne. On her return to Greece she taught history and literature in primary schools. She has published children’s books on art and history and a series of translations. She also reviews children’s literature in the daily press.
Decastro, Marisa. Stydying Byzantine icons. Translated by: Georgia Kofinas. Athens: Akritas, 1999. 64p.
Original title: Διαβάζοντας τις βυζαντινές εικόνες