Michał Okoński

Journalist
Michał Okoński

Journalist, editor of special editions and journalist of the national section of the Tygodnik Powszechny weekly, specializes in writing about football and Polish-Jewish relations. In the editorial office since 1991, he was, among others, the deputy editor-in-chief. Author of the book and blog Futbol jest okrutny, awarded the Journalist of Małopolska Prize in the category of internet journalism (2011), twice (2016 and 2018) nominated for the Grand Press Prize in the category of journalism, as well as the MediaTory Award 2018. He has also published, among others, in Gazeta Wyborcza and Rzeczpospolitadailies, Konteksty, Charaktery and Magazin Kopalnia magazines. He published an interview with Sister Małgorzata Chmielewska (Wszystko, co uczyniliście..., 1999), he was also a co-author of interviews with Father Tomasz Węcławski (Pascha Jezusa, 2006) and the editor of a selection of Jerzy Turowicz’s publicist writings (Bilet do raju, 1999).