Marie Fouquet is a journalist at the Magazine littéraire and an independent critic. She has written articles for the magazines Mouvement, Reliefs, Trax, Chronic’art, Alternatives économiques, and more recently for En attendant Nadeau. At the crossroads of academic culture and counter-cultures, she co-hosted – with Laura Boullic, Anne Kawala, Élodie Petit… -, the monthly event “Poésie civile” (2016-2018) in the framework of DOC! the free university in Paris. She holds a Master 2 degree in modern literature, devoting her first dissertation to the exploration of melancholy in Baudelaire and Sartre (“From Spleen to Nausea”) and her second piece of research to the American poet John Giorno.