The Fifth Network
We continue talking to acclaimed British author Geoff Dyer whose fourth novel Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi is published this week. Today we discuss how his current book came about; the relationship between Geoff/Jeff; and coping with readers’ expectations.
In today’s Write Report, Donna reports on ScriptFrenzy – a contest to produce 100 pages of scripted material during the month of April. And the growing popularity of computer games – in terms of numbers, they’re big enough to become the fifth TV network – but could they become a creative genre?