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David Dumortier

Guest at the Books & Music Festival 2016

David Dumortier was born in 1967. Arabisant, a graduate of INALCO, stayed in the Near East. Lives in Paris.

His writing gives things and events a meaning that resonates in the lives of men. Published by Editions Cheyne (seven books) as well as Editions Motus, Le Temps des cerises, Paris-Méditerranée, Rue du monde, l'Atelier du Colophon, Al-Manar, Bayard, Sarbacane, Le Dilettante, Les petites Allées, La Poule qui pond…

Publications

2000: La Clarisse, Editions Cheyne
2001: Salah's pickaxe, Editions Paris-Méditerranée (sold out)
2003: These people who are trees, Editions Cheyne, selection of the Ministry of National Education for cycle III
A farm woman, Editions Cheyne, Prix Poésyvelines 2004
2005: Metro sketch, Editions Le temps des cerises, Explorers' Prize 2006
2006: Mehdi puts on lipstick, Editions Cheyne, Prix de la ville de Ballon 2007
2007: Letters to a sleeping black man, Editions l'Atelier du Colophon
2008: I am a child everywhere, Editions Rue du monde, Anthologie
Cligne-musette, Editions Cheyne
Yi and Yo, Editions Motus
In the middle of Amman, Editions Al-Manar
2009: My large family 76 poems and an elephant, Editions Rue du monde. Prix ​​Bib de rue in the city of Sartrouville. 2010.
2010: The talking boats, Editions Cheyne
In 2012:
-20 poems with a pointed nose, Editions Sarbacane
-Oranges for my mother, Editions Cheyne
-Travesti, Editions le Dilettante
-The remaining boats, Editions les petite Allées.

2014: The game of the Good Adventure, Motus Editions.
The rain is in love with the stream, Rue du monde Editions.

2015: The Dreamer who picked up candy papers, Editions La Poule qui pond.
2015: You may be in this book, Editions La Rumeur libre.
2015: Order writing for the Glob Theater in Bordeaux: T'es qui toi? Editions Moires

Forthcoming
2016: Buy, buy, buy… Editions Motus

Scholarships and residences
2005: writing residency in Amman, Jordan, at the invitation of the Greater Amman City Council, the French Embassy and the CCF.
2006: CNL creation grant.
2010: six-month author's residency, hosted by the Agglomeration Community of St Quentin en Yvelines, funded by the Ile de France Regional Council
2012: CNL Creation grant
2013/2014 residence in Picardy

Interventions, writing workshops
Writing workshop in primary classes in Pantin, Gentilly, Voisins-le-Bretonneux, Mont-de –Marsan, Choisy-le-Roi…
In middle school class in Gentilly, Persan-Beaumont, Department of Yvelines…
In a group of adults in Cenon with people in literacy…
Occasional interventions in the context of festivals, in Clermont-Ferrand (Poetry Week), Spring of poets in Paris, Bordeaux, Nuit de la poésie de Nantes, Festival of Readings under the tree in Chambon-sur-lignon… Read party at the Square des Cardeurs in 2008…
Author tour with the CCF of Djibouti and Antananarivo ... As well as The CCAS (EDF works council). Particiaption at the Festival Voices of the Mediterranean in Lodève…
2015: First Prize for City Travel for writing workshops in sixth grade, Rouen.

Creation
Creation of a Music-Hall Poetry, portable youth show played by the author around "My large family", "Mehdi puts lipstick", "Cligne-musette", "20 poems with a pointed nose".
Creation of a Circus-poetry, youth show by the author around "The dreamer who picked up candy papers", "the Game of good adventure" and Buy, buy, buy ".

List of publications

Adult poetry
2003: A farm woman, Editions Cheyne, Prix Poésyvelines2004
2005: Metro sketch, Editions Le Temps des Cerises, Explorers' Prize 2006
2007: Letters to a sleeping black man, Editions l'Atelier du Colophon
2008: In the middle of Amman, Editions Al-Manar

Adult story
2001: La Pioche de Salah, Editions Paris-Méditerranée
2012: Transvestite, Editions le Dilettante, CNL 2006 writing grant

Children's literature
2000: La Clarisse, Editions Cheyne
2003: These people who are trees, Editions Cheyne, selection of the Ministry of National Education for cycle III
2006: Mehdi puts on lipstick, Editions Cheyne, Prix de la ville de Ballon 2007
2008: I am a child everywhere, Editions Rue du monde, Anthologie
Cligne-musette, Editions Cheyne
Yi and Yo, Editions Motus
2009: My large family 76 poems and an elephant, Editions Rue du monde. Prix ​​Bib de rue in the city of Sartrouville. 2010.
2010: The talking boats, Editions Cheyne
2012: 20 poems with a pointed nose, Editions Sarbacane
2012: Oranges for my mother, Editions Cheyne

Scholarships and residences
2005: writing residency in Amman, Jordan, at the invitation of the Greater Amman City Council, the French Embassy and the CCF.
2006: CNL creation grant.
2010: six-month author's residency, hosted by the Agglomeration Community of St Quentin en Yvelines, funded by the Ile de France Regional Council
2012: CNL creation grant

Interventions, writing workshops
Writing workshop in primary classes in Pantin, Gentilly, Voisins-le-Bretonneux, Mont-de –Marsan, Choisy-le-Roi…
In middle school class in Gentilly, Persan-Beaumont, Department of Yvelines…
In a group of adults in Cenon with people in literacy…
Occasional interventions in the context of festivals, in Clermont-Ferrand (Poetry Week), Spring of poets in Paris, Bordeaux, Nuit de la poésie de Nantes, Festival of Readings under the tree in Chambon-sur-lignon… Read party at the Square des Cardeurs in 2008…
Author tour with the CCF of Djibouti and Antananarivo ... As well as The CCAS (EDF works council).

He will be present:

Sat April 16 & Sun April 17 / Villa Le Cercle Program Roulez Jeunesse!
Signing on the stand of Motus editions

Sat April 16/16 p.m. - Villa Le Cercle - Roulez Jeunesse Program!
MUSIC HAL POETRY!
Reading-show By David Dumortier - Duration 1h - From 6 years.
For an hour, David Dumortier will take children and adults into the magic of words. A real theater of three pieces of string written around a large Family, a curious instrument that plays on silence and a large number of clairvoyance for fakes. A pure moment of dream in broad daylight ...

My travel book