Alix, Raphaël

Biography

Born in 1974, Raphaël Alix is a psychologist and a psychoanalyst at Saint-Anne hospital, in Paris. From his observation of the link between one’s relation to their body and the construction of identity, he gets the idea of a male character transformed by his pregnancy. In 2017, while he is about to become the father of twins, he starts writing The First Man in The World.