Frédéric Mitterrand, Minister of Culture and Communication, presented the 2011 Roland Dorgelès Prize to journalists Stéphane Bern, animator for France 2 and Philippe Vallet, literary columnist for France Info, at the Ministry’s salons on Tuesday, February 7.

Created by the Association of Fighting Writers, chaired by Jean Orizet,
editor, poet and writer, this award distinguishes two journalists each year
of the audiovisual industry (radio and television) which has paid attention to
specific to their French-language expression.

The two winners join the 28 journalists who, since 1996,
Arlette Chabot, Jean-Pierre Pernaut, Claire
Chazal, Jean-Pierre Elkabach, Alain Bédouet, Laurent Delahousse, Mireille
Dumas and in 2003 Frédéric Mitterrand for his literary show on
Europe 1.