"The Reader Berlin draws together writers, readers, story tellers and book lovers in Europe’s most dynamic capital. For me, it’s part of Berlin’s magnetic fabric."
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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25 & 26 July – Structure & Dynamic with Victoria Gosling

Do you have lots of ideas for stories but struggle to find a shape for them? Do you get lost or bogged down when you’re writing and end up with… Read more »

August 8th: Workshop with Jessica J. Lee @Tempelhofer Feld

Join award-winning author and environmentalist Jessica J. Lee for a (socially-distanced) writing workshop at Berlin’s iconic Tempelhof Airport. “Every story has a setting, but how best can we bring that… Read more »

Get feedback on your work!

If you’re missing your usual writing groups and workshops, now could be the time to get some professional feedback on your work. The Reader offers manuscript assessment services for novels,… 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