1-Day Workshop – April 25th

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Join Victoria Gosling on April 25th from 11-5pm at Another Country, Kreuzberg for a rule-breaking workshop.

Click here for all the details.

 

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April 18th & 19th – Weekend Copenhagen Workshop

CopenhagenPoster2We’re delighted to be returning both to Copenhagen and ark books (second home? yes, please…!) in spring 2015 with THE ART OF PICTURE BOOK WRITING. This weekend workshop, led by author and illustrator Zack Rock, is perfect for anyone who is intrigued by the idea of creating their own picture book.

Whether you are an aspiring writer or your imagination is filled with images you’d like to share with the world (or just your children), Zack, proud creator of Homer Henry Hudson’s Curio Museum and the forthcoming The Unexpected, will share his expertise, set creative exercises to get you going, provide feedback and take you through some of the greatest picture books ever created….more details here!

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We have a winner!

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We’re very happy to announce the winner and nine finalists of our 2014 Short Story Competition. For all the details and a word from our judges, just click here or go to our COMPETITIONS page.

 

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Short Story Competition!

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One month left – SHORT STORY COMPETITION – deadline 31st December! 3500 word limit. Prizes include 250 euros, publication, workshops, festival tickets, goody-bags and more! All the details here.

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One-Day Workshop!

animalsOn Saturday the 29th November, join Victoria Gosling for one-day workshop GET INSPIRED III – THE ANIMAL IN YOU. Taking place at Berlin’s Natural History Museum and Another Country Bookshop, the day will offer writing exercises galore, dinner, drinks and the chance for you to share you work. We’re also delighted to announce that author Anna Stothard will be joining us to discuss how one particular exhibit inspired her work. More here.

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January 2015 Courses – Sign Up Now!

Is your new year’s resolution to write more? Then we’re here to help. Offering insight and encouragement along with deadlines and helpful feedback, all our tutors have a proven track record at getting the best out of aspiring authors.

Evening Courses: * EXPATRIATE WRITERS IN WEIMAR BERLIN * SHORT FORM FICTION AND NON-FICTION *  SCRIPTWRITING LAB * POETRY WORKSHOP * INTRODUCTION TO FICTION * THE ART OF PICTURE BOOOK WRITING*

Further details here

For the first time, we are also offering a German language creative writing workshop – KREATIVES SCHREIBEN I - led by the wonderful Mariana Leky.

Sign up now for any of our courses by emailing us at hello@thereaderberlin.com

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Prague ‘Kickstart Your Writing’ Workshop: 18-19 October

This October, The Reader Berlin will be hosting a very special two-day creative writing workshop in Prague.

With a focus on establishing your writing routine; exercises to kickstart the imagination; tuition on plot, characterisation, structure and point of view; and more, the workshop is ideal from anyone interested in writing in the English language. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a published author, our tutors will offer gentle encouragement and expert guidance in realising your literary potential.

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