Writing Dinner – The Ghost in the Machine

The Ghost in the Machine

I turn sentences around. That’s my life. I write a sentence and then I turn it around. Then I look at it and I turn it around again. Then I have lunch. ~Philip Roth, The Ghost Writer

A ghost writer is a writer who writes books, articles, or stories that are officially credited to another person. Celebrities, executives, and politicians often hire ghost writers to draft or edit autobiographies.

Find out more about this intriguing writing process at our Writers Write dinner for May 2013. Meet two ghost writers and have fun writing.

Theme: The Ghost Writer – our writing exercise will highlight the humorous side of ghost writing
Venue: The Marion on Nicol, Corner Stirling & Hamilton Roads, Hurlingham, Johannesburg
Date: 29 May 2013 from 18:30 – 21:30
Cost: R280 per guest – this includes a three-course meal, insights from two ghost-writers, and writing exercises (Drinks for your own account)
RSVP: news@writerswrite.co.za

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Posted on: 9th May 2013