THE READING # 2: with Calla Henkel and Dan Bodan / Nov. 17, 2022

On Thursday November 17, 2022  The Reading presents an evening with Calla Henkel joined by songwriter Dan Bodan. Calla will be reading from her novel and in conversation with The Seaplane on Final Approach author Rebecca Rukeyser. Event starts at 19:30 at Lettretage (Veteranenstrasse 1) Free Entry Calla Henkel is an American writer, playwright, director … Read more

READINGS: “The Circus” Revisited / Sept. 6, 2022

On September 6,  join us at the Circus Hotel for a conversation with past winner Sarah K. Perry and two of the Berlin Writing Prize 2019 shortlisted writers, Avrina Prabala-Joslin and Sarah Van Bonn. With the Berlin Writing Prize 2022 Judging underway, and with Sarah K. Perry coming for a visit, we thought it would be a great … Read more

BOOK LAUNCH: Tales from the Fatherland / Aug. 20, 2022

Saturday August 20th @Das Gift  Doors 7pm, event 7:45pm Join us for the Berlin launch of Ben Fergusson’s debut non-fiction book, Tales From The Fatherland: A pause. ‘Ah, Herr Fergusson. It’s Frau Schwenk.’ Our social worker, I now understood. ‘Thank you for getting back to me. I’m calling because we have a little boy, four … Read more

The Reader Summer Party @ Das Gift / July 29, 2022

We are so sad that we had to postpone the book launch for The View Was Exhausting, that we decided we should get together and have a little party anyway. Let’s meet up and celebrate summer instead! Join the team, tutors and friends … Same time, same place: Das Gift (Donaustraße 119) on Friday JULY 29 … Read more

Our Favourite Berlin Bookshops

by Salwa Benaissa Christmas is as good a time of a year as any to present a roundup of our favourite bookshops in Berlin but the truth is, indie bookshops are the lifeblood of our writing community no matter the season. Not only do they supply us with endless amounts of amazing reads and host … Read more

Find Out More on Divya Ghelani’s Summer Reading Series!

I’m delighted to be hosting a ‘Reading New Fiction By Women of Colour Summer Series’ with The Reader Berlin.    We’ll be discussing novels and novellas – from debuts to established voices. We’ll look at issues of craft, style, language, authorship, as well as the politics of reading in our times, including questions of methodology … Read more

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