Géraldine Schwarz, born in 1974 in Strasbourg, is a German-French journalist and documentary filmmaker. The longtime German correspondent for Agence France Presse (afp) publishes today in various international media. “Die Gedächtnislosen” is her first book. It was published in France in the fall of 2017 and is currently being translated into seven languages. Additionally, it has been awarded the European Book Prize, the Prix du livre européen 2018.