Tutors & Staff

Irenosen Okojie

IRENOSEN OKOJIE is a writer and Arts Project Manager and author of Speak Gigantular and Butterfly Fish, which won a Betty Trask award. Her work has been featured in The Observer, The Guardian, the BBC,… Read more »

Fatin Abbas

FATIN ABBAS’ first novel, The Interventionists, is forthcoming from W. W. Norton & Co. in 2019. Her short fiction has appeared in Freeman’s: The Best New Writing on Arrival, The… Read more »

Lucie Stevens

LUCIE STEVENS is an Australian editor and writer who has worked with authors for over 10 years. In her pre-Berlin life, she was the Program and Publishing Manager at the Australian… Read more »

Tom Pugh

Tom Pugh

TOM PUGH studied art history in Glasgow before inventing a career as a travelling copywriter and teacher, living and working in London, Sydney and Tokyo before settling in Berlin with his… Read more »

Joy C Mitchell

JOY C. MITCHELL is a screenwriter, journalist, and story consultant with an MFA in Creative Writing & Screenwriting from Emerson College. Previously, she studied journalism and screenwriting at USC. A… Read more »

Kenny Fries

KENNY FRIES is the author of The History of My Shoes and the Evolution of Darwin’s Theory (Carroll and Graf), which received the Outstanding Book Award from the Gustavus Myers… Read more »

Kristen Harrison

KRISTEN HARRISON taught production and print management in her native Melbourne, before moving to London in 2004 to work in Penguin’s production and editorial departments. In 2011, she founded The… Read more »

Kerry Hudson

KERRY HUDSON was born in Aberdeen. Her first novel, TONY HOGAN BOUGHT ME AN ICE-CREAM FLOAT BEFORE HE STOLE MY MA was published by Penguin Random House and was the… Read more »

Zack Rock

ZACK ROCK is an American picture book author/artist and newly christened Berliner. His first title, Homer Henry Hudson’s Curio Museum, hit bookshelves August this year. Kirkus Review wrote of the… Read more »

Kimberley Bradley

KIMBERLY BRADLEY has been a journalist and editor since the 1990s. Born in California and raised in the American midwest, she has straddled the pond for nearly two decades and… Read more »