Erika Soucy was born in 1987 in Portneuf-sur-mer, a little village on the Northern Coast of Quebec. Poet and actress, she will be part of la Promotion 2010 du Conservatoire d’art dramatique de Québec. She gave public lectures in different events like Le Marché de la poésie and L’Off-FIL de Montréal. Since 2007 she is the director of l’Off-festival de poésie de Trois-Rivières. Her first book Cochonner le plancher quand la terre est rouge, published by Éditions Trois-Pistoles, will be available in bookstores in March 2010.