Moroccan journalist and writer Leïla Slimani has lived in France since her university days. After several years in journalism, she decided to focus on writing fiction Her first novel, Dans le jardin de l’ogre, published in 2014, explores female sexual addiction and was acclaimed by the critics. Her second novel, Chanson Douce, won France’s most prestigious literary prize. She talks to Elvira Marco, directora general de AC/E about her work, literary inspiration and influences. It is presented by Nicolas Kassianides, director of the Institut Français in Spain.