Born in 1992 in Picardie. He graduates from the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris and continues his studies at the School of Higher Studies in Social Sciences. In 2013, he directed the collective work Pierre Bourdieu. L'insoumission en patrimoine (PUF), author who is a source of inspiration for the young writer. In 2014, publishes To end with Eddy Bellegueule, published in Spain by Salamandra, an autobiographical novel received with enthusiasm by the critic and translated to more than twenty languages. His latest novel, Historia de la violencia (Seuil 2016) tells the story of an encounter that ends in aggression. In it, the author proposes a history of violence, its origins, its reasons and its causes.