Soirée foot ! Chloé Wary, Marinette Pichon et les Dégommeuses

16 May 2019 19:00
→ 16 May 2019 20:30
Librairie Violette and Co
Librairie Violette and Co
102 rue de Charonne - Paris
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Meeting with Chloé Wary for the release of her comic "Saison des roses" (Flblb), Marinette Pichon for her autobiography "Never give up" (First) and the association Les Dégommeuses.
"Chloé Wary was born in the suburbs of Paris in 1995. She discovered comics, and much more, in the MJC of her city, Chilly-Mazarin, where she took comics classes from 5th grade onwards. to make drawing his profession and integrates the training post-bac DMA illustration, at Lycée Renoir, in Paris, one of his professors, Alessandro Tota, also author, makes him discover the cinema and the American underground comics of years 60 and 70 Her graduation project is a comic fiction about women in Saudi Arabia fighting for rights, including the right to drive a car.It is published in 2017 by Steinkis under the heading Conduite interdite and receives a very warm welcome For her second book, Chloé Wary wants to tell the story of a young woman who is looking for her place and her "femininity." The documentary film by Olivier Babinet, Swagger, makes her want to talk about her suburban, with these game women who succeed in being virile while assuming a slightly exacerbated femininity. It is by meeting the coach of the Longjumeau women's team during a BAFA training that she finds the ground of her new history, and reconnects with the pleasure taken in childhood to kick a ball. The coach in question attends the dissolution of the women's club team and sets up a new women's section in Wissous. Chloé Wary enrolls there, dedicates weekends to tournaments or championships, evenings to trainings that mix women from 16 to 35 in a team in full swing. The story and characters of Saison des Roses come from these moments spent in the field, but also memories of high school life in Chilly-Mazarin, at a time in life when one learns to assume his choices.
First professional French player, Marinette Pichon is the best scorer in the history of the Team France with an unrivaled record of 81 goals in 112 selections. She is also a star in the United States, where she spent part of her career and was voted 2002 best player of the prestigious American professional league. She starts a family with her wife and faces all the hardships - both personal and athletic. She has published her autobiography Never Leave Nothing at First in 2018.
Created in January 2012, the association Les Dégommeuses fights, in and through sport, against sexism, homophobia, transphobia and discrimination in general. Determined to change the game, the players are fighting to restore the values of tolerance, sharing and mutual aid, unjustly forgotten football world become obsessed with money. They play matches twice a week at the Louis Lumière Stadium in the 20th arrondissement of Paris. Engaged, they juggle between sports practice and militant activity.