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Rory Maclean, author of Berlin: Imagine a City
  • Established in 2011, The Reader Berlin offers a range of creative writing workshops, seminars, and courses.

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6 Questions, 5 Tutors by Shana Shabazz

What is the most optimal setting for you to write in?   Peace and quiet. A capacity to set my own timetable. This more or less never occurs. So I… Read more »

The Writing Happy Hour!

The Writing Happy Hour

It’s been too long! We’ve been missing you. Luckily we’ve struck upon a way to see each other more—it’s called The Writing Happy Hour, our new weekly virtual meetup. It… Read more »

Navigating the World of Literary Magazine Submissions with Sarah Van Bonn

Are you ready to start publishing your creative writing? Or not *quite* ready but want to learn the ropes? Or maybe you’ve got a handful of publications under your belt… Read more »

"I was delighted to judge the Berlin Writing Prize and speak at The Reader's Paths to Publishing conference. Berlin's an immensely creative place with a great scene for emerging writers."
Jenny Hewson, Literary Agent at Rogers, Coleridge & White