Prune Antoine (1981) is an independent journalist and author. She was born in France and based in Berlin since 2008, after having lived in England, Spain, Hungary, Brussels and Paris. Her print stories or multimedia long-reads focus on the contradictions of post-soviet world, women issues, the aftermaths of conflicts or current affairs in Germany. Her pieces have appeared in L’Obs, Arte, Mediapart, Geo, Le Magazine du Monde, Elle, Grazia or Vice… Prune has been awarded two times the Prix Louise Weiss du journalisme européen, the Prix Philippe Chaffanjon, shortlisted for the European Press Prize and supported by many grants (Journalism Fund, SCAM…) Her first non-fiction book La Fille & le Moudjahidine has been published in France in 2015.
Prune Antoine was selected for the 2013 European Press Prize shortlist with her ‘Prune Antoine Columns’