A Seat at a Desk vol 2: Authenticity versus accountability

On this episode I sit down with visitors to discover the concepts behind what instruments we use when writing. Whether or not we must be typing instantly on our computer systems to make sure the work is completed or if we should always have handwritten drafts which are a solution to simply get the tales out of us. We additionally focus on the method of writing and the way it feels. I overtly state that I hate it and from there we drive the emotions one harbours in the direction of the labour technique of getting the work out. Both lamenting how onerous it must be, or very briefly relating the factors of it that we really take pleasure in. We additionally focus on writing authentically versus responsibly and the way that impacts writers and readers alike. 

On this episode I’m  joined by Wits lecturer and author Dr Beth Vale, Natasha Allie (creator of Her Story: Daughters of Modjadji), activist and tutorial Lethabo Mailula and Lidudumalingani, the 2016 Caine prize-winning creator of Reminiscences We Misplaced, who can be a photographer and filmmaker. 

As soon as once more, I invite you to pig out on the dialog. 

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