Stéphane Héaume

Guest of the 2018 Books & Music Festival

Stéphane Héaume was born in Paris in 1971. He is the author of several novels where music is the protagonist, including Le Clos Lothar (Zulma, 2002), Sheridan Square (Seuil, 2012) and Dernière valse à Venise (Serge Safran, 2017). He has also written several texts for lyric theatre with music made by today’s composers (Thierry Escaich, Richard Dubugnon). He lives in Paris and Trouville-sur-Mer. He is the laureate of Prix Jean-Giono and Emmanuel-Roblès as well as of the Prize of the City of Deauville.