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Robert McLiam Wilson

Guest at the 2019 Books & Music Festival

Robert mcliam wilson is a Northern Irish writer who lives in Paris. Born in a Catholic district of Belfast, he studied English literature in Cambridge and taught at the University of Ulster. He constantly oscillates between an unmistakable humor and tragedy. Twenty years ago, he wrote four books (including a report with photographer Donovan Wylie) that became cult immediately. Since then, he has collaborated with various newspapers and more particularly with Charlie Hebdo, of which he joined the team after the January 2015 attack.