Cecile Guilbert


Cecile Guilbert was born in 1963 in Pau, France. She earned her Master's in Philosophy from the Sorbonne University and a degree in English from Columbia University. She writes essays, articles, reviews regularly in major French dailies and magazines, such as Le Figaro, Liberation, Le Monde, Art Prsse and Le Figaro Magazine. She has been also doing literary programmes for television and radio. She has four titles of fiction and non-fiction to her credit from the leading French publishing house Gallimard.

In Senso, she co-authored a photo-feature on India entitled Umbilicus of India on the essence of certain Indian celebrated cities as Varansai, Orchha, Allahabad, Fatehpur Sikri and Delhi.