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Weekend workshop with NY Times bestselling author and literary agent Wendy Goldman Rohm. Writers of all levels are welcome to attend this professional intensive. Rohm discusses the creative and business issues of book publishing, and takes you through a series of guided meditations and exercises to get you to the essence of your best work. The Bangkok Writers Retreat includes lunch, Saturday and Sunday, and an optional networking soiree in the evening.

NEWS FLASH: Surprise guest author Thitinart na Phatthalung, who will appear at the Bangkok Writers Retreat at the Jim Thompson Art Center speaking about her mega best-selling series The Life Compass — which has sold more than a million copies in Thailand.

Rohm has taught and lectured for MediaBistro, Yale University, onboard the QEII, and at numerous universities and organizations in the US, Europe and Asia. She has presented her writing and book workshops since 2002. The workshops were originally inspired by her Masters Teas at Yale University.

Rohm's work has been published by Random House, Men's Vogue, The New York Times Syndicate International, Wired magazine, Tina Brown's Talk magazine, Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, Financial Times of London, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and many others. She’s also been a literary agent and author for Sterling Lord Literistic, New York; The Waxman Agency, NY; Waterside Productions, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Calif.; and founded The Rohm Agency (Chicago, NY, Paris) to represent emerging authors of fiction and nonfiction.

Ms. Rohm's writing workshops have been held in the US, India, France, Ireland, and Thailand, and have featured guest artists including Pulitzer Prize finalist Suketu Mehta (Maximum City; Knopf); Broadway producer Brian Swibel; screenwriter and film director Pan Nalin ("Samsara," and "Valley of Flowers"); Obie-award-winning playwright Robert Auletta; legendary literary agent Mr. Sterling Lord (who represented authors Jack Kerouac and Ken Kesey, among others); playwright Fabrice Rozie (Transatlantic Liaison); acclaimed fiction and nonfiction authors Hilary Masters and Kathleen George; author Sarayu Ahuja (Where the Streets Lead; Out of God's Oven; The Last Pretense); international bestselling author Peter Nichols; Emmy Award winning writer Alan Cooke; journalist/author Victoria Clarke (A Drink with Shane MacGowan); children’s author Sonja Chandrachud (The Potion of Eternity; Penguin India), British screenwriter Jane Hawksley (Je T’aime Paris) and many others.

Register online: http://www.pariswritersretreat.com/Register-Online.html

For reservations contact: Margaret Taylor
E-mail: ThailandWritersRetreat@cs.com

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