Samira Negrouche is a Francophone Algerian poet and author living in Algiers. She writes poetry, short essays and prose. She also organises poetry and interdisciplinary events. Negrouche translates contemporary poets, mainly from Arabic and English, and has worked on interdisciplinary projects with music, theatre and visual arts. Her books are published both in Algeria and France. She graduated as a medical doctor and in the past few years has been totally dedicated to her creative projects.