Lecture in language
Foreign reporter, author of many successful reports from the United States, South Africa and Great Britain. She has lived for a long time in all three countries. But she has a particularly strong relationship with New York: she studied and worked there for three years under the Fulbright internship. As the only Czech on the spot, she experienced the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Since then, she has often returned to New York to see how the city and the former Ground Zero are changing.
She works for Reflex magazine, has received four major awards from the Reflex publisher for reports from the US and Africa. Since 2002, she has been in charge of the Festival Diary at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, where she interviews great personalities such as Madeleine Albright, Richard Gere, Robert De Niro, Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman, Antonio Banderas, John Travolta, Mel Gibson...
Veronika teaches Travel Writing, art of reportage at New York University in Prague. She has published her successful book of reports called My American Beauty; its audio-version, read by actress Bára Hrzánová, was launched by the Tebenas publishing house with excellent musical inputs by Raven.