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Michèle Fitoussi was born in Tunisia to French parents, and has lived in Paris since the age of five. She worked as a journalist at Elle magazine for 25 years, interviewing world leaders in areas as varied as politics, human sciences, sports, literature and the media. She is also the author of screenplays, fiction and non-fiction, including the international bestsellers Superwoman’s had Enough and The Prisoner. Her biography of make-up entrepreneur Helena Rubinstein, ‘The Woman who Invented Beauty‘, is published by Gallic. Read an interview with Michèle Fitoussi.