Olivier Todd

Olivier Todd was born in Paris in 1929. Educated at Cambridge and the Sorbonne, he has been a reporter, a columnist, and an editor at "Le Nouvel Observateur" and "L'Express." He has also contributed to "The" "Times Literary Supplement, "the" London Review of Books," and "Newsweek International," and worked for the BBC and the first French television channel. The author of numerous books-including novels, essay collections, and biographies-Olivier Todd lives in Paris.