Elsa Cayat

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Elsa Cayat (French: [ɛlza kaja])[1] (9 March 1960 – 7 January 2015) was a French psychoanalyst and columnist. She had a biweekly column "Le Divan" ('"The Couch") in Charlie Hebdo. The column was based on facts she hated about society. Cayat was also the author of several works on the couple and sexuality, one with the participation of Antonio Fischetti, physics teacher and researcher.[2]

Cayat died in the January 2015 shooting attack on the Charlie Hebdo newspaper offices in Paris, aged 54.[3][4]

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  1. Qui sont les victimes de Charlie Hebdo?, BMFTV
  2. "Charlie Hebdo: Dr. Elsa Cayat among the victims". lequotidiendumedecin.fr. 8 January 2015. Archived from the original on 11 January 2015. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  3. Davidson, Amy (7 January 2015). "The Attack on Charlie Hebdo". The New Yorker. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  4. Rayner, Gordon (7 January 2015). "Charlie Hebdo attack: France's worst terrorist attack in a generation leaves 12 dead". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 8 January 2015.