Ariel Spiegler/France, 1986
Ariel Spiegler (1986, France) was born in Sao Paulo. She studied philosophy at the Sorbonne University. She taught philosophy for several years and later decided to dedicate herself to writing. In 2016, she started publishing her poems in various reviewed publications. A year later, Spiegler published her first poetry collection C’est pourquoi les jeunes filles t’aiment, which was awarded the Prix Apollinaire Découverte. Her second book Jardinier was published in 2019 in Gallimard’s Blanche series. She sings in bars and works every now and then for a number of publishers.