Leila Slimani

Leila Slimani

Biography

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