Zoila Antonio Benito


Zoila Antonio Benito is a Peruvian journalist based in Lima. She specializes in music, gender and fact-checking. She produces reports and interviews from Latin America, Europe and United States. Also, she participates in transnational investigations. The lastest is dedicated to investigate the intervention of women and LGBTIQ+ community in food process. Zoila has been participated in the book “Sabor peruano: musical journey through the land of the Incas” (2021) and "Cumbia Somos" (2023) from Guadalajara University. She is member of 5th generation of Young Journalist from Distintas Latitudes (Mexico) and fellow of Newmark J-School of CUNY. Zoila is director and founder of La Antígona, a Peruvian journalistic platform that visibilize women and LGBTIQ + community in the country. She is winner of the Red de Periodismo Responsable award and finalist for the National Journalism Award in Peru.

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