Noémi Lefebvre

Born in 1964 in Caen, Noémi Lefebvre lives in Lyon and is the author of four novels, all of which have garnered intense critical success: L’autoportrait bleu (2009), L’état des sentiments à l’âge adulte (2012), L'enfance politique (2015) and Poétique de l'emploi (2018). She is a regular contributor to the French investigative website Mediapart and the bilingual French-German review La mer gelée. Further to a PhD on the subject of music education and national identity in Germany and France, she became a political scientist at CERAT de Grenoble II Institute and now teaches research methodology for music post-graduates.