Luc Lang (born 1956 in Suresnes) is a French writer, born in a working-class family.
Lang attended literary preparatory classes: Upper Letters (Hypokhâgne) at the lycée Honoré-de-Balzac, then in Upper First (khâgne) at the lycée Jules Ferry and he showed a passion for work, theory, considered from a lyrical point of view.
He teaches esthetics at the École nationale supérieure d'arts de Paris-Cergy.
In 1995 he was a resident of the Villa Kujoyama.
He was awarded the Prix Jean-Freustié in 1988 and the Prix Charles Oulmont in 1989 for Voyage sur la ligne d'horizon, as well as the Prix Goncourt des lycéens in 1998 for Mille six cents ventres.
1988: Voyage sur la ligne d’horizon, novel, Éditions Gallimard, ISBN 2070407683
Prix Jean-Freustié 1988., Prix Charles Oulmont 1989