Ian Monk was born in 1960 in London. He is a poet but also a translator. Ian write in english and in french.
Some books he wrote in English: Family Archaeology, Writings for the Oulipo
Some books he wrote in French: Plouk Town, Là Cambourakis
When he was younger he studied literature at the faculty of Bristol.
After, he came in the group of L'Oulipo in 1998.
Now, he lives in Lille and he gives readings / performances in the whole world like Los Angeles or Berlin and many more...