Melody Emmett

Membership Number: SAF01939

Contact Details

Web Address:Blog:
Secondary Web Address:
Province:Gauteng (South)

Profession Details

Media:Books, Newspapers, Internet - Website and Blogging, Trade Publications, Films, Television, Social Media
Speciality:General, Consumer issues, Humanitarian, Profiles, Technical writer
Profession:Writer, Indexer, Proofreader, Publicist, Subeditor, Researcher, Script Writer, Copyeditor


  • Research, writing, proofreading and editing for online and print media
  • Archivist/researcher for film
  • Community liaison, social media
  • Events coordinator

I am  South African, based in Johannesburg. I have worked as a freelancer since the early 1990s. I have experience as a scriptwriter and writer for a variety of different mediums (museums, ghostwriter, promotional writing/publicity, report writer and rapporteur). I have worked as a researcher and archivist for film, as an administrator, project coordinator, proofreader, copy editor and documentary film maker. 

I am active on social media, on Facebook more than Twitter, and have maintained a blog on the changing face of the city since 2011 (

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