Claude Mesplède


Writer, critic, trainer, lecturer, reader, director of collections, indefatigable defender of the black novel and its social dimension, Claude Mesplède published the first volume of his chronicles, essays and critiques, but also personal memories and anecdotes, Thirty Years Of Writing On The Polar : 1982-2012 volume 1 (Editions Krakoen, coll. “Cours-lettrages” 2013) which he presented and dedicated to the TPS festival in 2013.

Crime favourites


book : La Dama de Cachemira, by Francisco Gonzalez-Ledesma.

movie : The Wild Bunch, by Sam Peckinpah.

author : Dashiell Hammet.