Alex Prud’homme (born c. 1962) is an American journalist and the author of several non-fiction books. He is a 1984 graduate of Middlebury College and attended the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.
Prud'homme collaborated with his great aunt Julia Child on the book My Life in France, her memoir of discovering food and life in postwar Paris and Marseille.
He has also written The Cell Game (Harper Collins) about the ImClone scandal, co-authored with Michael Cherkasky Forewarned (Random House) about terrorism, and The Ripple Effect: The Fate of Fresh Water in the Twenty-First Century (published June 7, 2011 Scribner, ISBN 978-1-4165-3545-4 ), which was the basis for the 2011 eco-documentary Last Call at the Oasis by Jessica Yu.
His journalism has appeared in many publications, including The New York Times, The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Talk, Time, and People.
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“My smiling child
Named for a noble ancestor
Great hunter or warrior
You will be one day.
Which will give your papa pride
But always I will remember you thus.”
—African Lullaby. As quoted in Roots, by Alex Haley (1976)