Marine Bachelot Nguyen is playwright and director (»Lumière d’août«, France). She explores the alliance of fiction and document, the intersection of body and politics, feminist and postcolonial issues. Her recent works are Les ombres et les lèvres, Circulations Capitales and Akila, le tissu d’Antigone. With Le Fils she won the Sony Labou Tansi Prize 2019 and the Primeurs Prize 2019 (Saarbrücken). Her plays are published by Lansman (France) and Felix Bloch Erben (Germany).