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Rachel Vanier was born in Budapest in 1988. She studied at a prestigious preparatory program and at Sciences Po in Paris, and has lived in Boston, Cambodia, San Francisco and Nepal. She currently directs campus communication for the start-up Station F and is developing her own business, Dancefloor Paris. She is the author of two novels, Hotel International (Éditions Intervalles, 2015) and Ecosystem (Éditions Intervalles, 2017). She also has several blogs, including one devoted to dance, and is a regular contributor to several magazines, including Le 1 Hebdo and Madame Figaro.