Political Commentator, Author and Journalist
Erik Tabery has been working with Respekt magazine as a political commentator since 1997. Today he is the editor-in-chief. Tabery has received countless awards for his work, including the 2003 Journalists Quail Award, for young journalists under 33 and the 2009 Ferdinand Peroutka Award. He is also an award-winning author. For his book Vládneme, nerušit. (Governing, Do Not Disturb) he received the Tom Stoppard Award. That book, as well as Tabery´s second book Hledá se president (President Wanted) has been nominated for the Magnesia Litera Prize. Tabery has also written numerous movie scripts and television pilots.