Wojciech Tochman, born in 1969 in Krakow/Poland, is a reporter and writer, one of the most widely translated Polish authors of non fiction. His reportage has been published in English, French, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Finnish, Russian, Ukrainian, Czech, Slovak, Romanian, Bulgarian and Bosnian.

With Like Eating a Stone, Tochman was a finalist for the Nike Literary Prize and for the Prix Témoin du Monde, awarded by Radio France International.

He runs the Polish Reportage Institute with Paweł Goźliński and Mariusz Szczygieł. He lives in Warsaw.