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Inside Writing

70 EpisodesProduced by Gotham WritersWebsite

Brought to you by Gotham Writers Workshop, Inside Writing gets you the inside scoop on the writing industry, from book to screen to stage. Each episode, host Josh Sippie interviews one or two creatives (writer, agent, editor, producer, director), every guest excelling within their endeavors. They di… read more

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Inside Satire and Parody

In season two, episode twelve of Gotham Writers' Inside Writing, host Josh Sippie conducts a panel discussion with co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Hard Times Bill Conway and writer Meredith Dietz. They discuss what material makes for the best satire, when it's okay to satirize something, and how to be the judge of your own humor.

Links mentioned in the show:  

The Hard Times: https://thehardtimes.net/ 

Meredith's website: https://www.meredithdietz.com/ 

Meredith mentions the Onion Book Of Known Knowledge: https://www.littlebrown.com/titles/the-onion/the-onion-book-of-known-knowledge/9780316133265/ 

Both panelists mentioned Poking A Dead Frog: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/313460/poking-a-dead-frog-by-mike-sacks/ 

To submit to The Hard Times:  https://editors.outvoice.com/bill-conway 

Connect with the panelists on social!  
Meredith's Twitter: https://twitter.com/dietz_meredith
Bill's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ihatebillconway/?hl=en 

And you can find host Josh Sippie on Twitter as well: https://twitter.com/sippenator101 

Gotham Writers Twitter: https://twitter.com/gothamwriters 

To sign up for the next episode of Inside Writing: https://www.writingclasses.com/classes/description/inside-writing

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