Public letter writers for hire still have a role

Marie Huguenen Dazot. Photo by Louis Huguen Dazot.

Letter-writing is a job that no longer exists in the UK but there are more than 1,000 écrivains publics in the Pages Jaunes directory.

Even in this internet age, where a little searching can find templates for anything from applying to be an astronaut to writing the ideal profile for a matchmaking website, the écrivain public has a role. Marie Huguenin-Dezot (pictured), who works from home near Bordeaux. said: “We see all sorts of people, of all ages and of all social classes. It is a job where there is no government regulation, although there is an association which an écrivain public can join, with a strict code of practice.”

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The Académie des Écrivains Publics de France association

Public letter writers for hire still have a role
Public letter writers for hire still have a role

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