Leila Slimani

Leila Slimani


Leila Slimani is the first Moroccan (and pregnant) woman to win France’s most prestigious literary prize, the Prix Goncourt, which she won for The Perfect Nanny. A journalist, she was born in Rabat, Morocco, in 1981 and now lives in Paris with her French husband and their two young children.

Photo Credit: Catherine Hélie, Éditions Gallimard

Buy Leila Slimani’s latest book, The Perfect Nanny
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Events with Leila Slimani

Resist and Reimagine: Opening Night in Three Acts

16 Apr 2018
7:00 pm-8:45 pm
The Great Hall | The Cooper Union
7 East 7th Street (between Third and Fourth Avenues) New York, NY 10003