Bigot, Christophe

Biography

Christophe Bigot was born in 1976. A graduate of France’s Ecole Normale, with an advanced degree in literature, he lives in Paris and teaches literature at Lycée Louis le Grand. He has published two novels previously: L’Archange et le procureur (which won five prizes, including the 2008 Prix Mottart de l’Académie française and the Prix Océanes du roman d’histoire et d’aventures,) and L’Hystéricon (2010). His third novel, Les Premiers de leur siècle (The First of their Century), was published by Editions de La Martinière (2015).