Hervé Laurent (1954) lives and works in Geneva. After creating and running the HEAD writing workshop for fifteen years, he now directs the magazine L’Ours Blanc, which he founded in 2014 with Vincent Barras, Alain Berset and Cléa Chopard. He regularly collaborates with the visual artist Nathalie Wetzel and (rarely) publishes (tiny) booklets. A recent publication: poésies complètes (2019, Ripopée).
Littérature, terrain d’action
Republication of an interview with Hervé Laurent
In September 2009, the literature periodical Remue.net – founded by the technophile writer François Bon – sat down with Hervé Laurent, the HEAD’s “Monsieur Texte,” to discuss the writing workshop Laurent pioneered…