Offering creative writing workshops, services for authors and literary events, The Reader is the number one hub for English speaking writers in Berlin.
june 29, 2016
Our current writing competition, open for submissions...
The Reader Berlin offers a range of one day and weekend courses to get you writing.
From Poetry to Scriptwriting, Creative Non-Fiction to The Novel, we've got courses to suit every writer - not matter what stage of development your work is at.
Our line up of tutors includes award-winning authors and publishing professionals with a track record of helping writers meet their goals.
We run writing competitions …
...produce books...
… take our workshops on the road. …
...and organise literary festivals and writing retreats.
Sunday Salon
Our Berlin events bring together readers and writers …
...for author readings, live-writing competitions, music and the best damn cocktails Berlin has to offer.
...and work with businesses in Berlin and beyond, offering writing services and training in the fields of writing, story-telling and creativity.

Latest News

The 2017 Berlin Writing Prize

The Reader Berlin’s fourth annual writing competition is now open. And this year, we’re offering our biggest prize yet… a one-month residency at The Circus Hotel, Berlin! Until the closing… Read more »

Monday Salon with Rory Maclean

Rory Maclean, ‘one of Britain’s most expressive and adventurous travel writers’ and author of more than a dozen books, including recent bestseller Berlin: Imagine A City, is returning to Berlin… Read more »

Summer Courses Now Online!

Summer creative writing courses are here! We have a range of 7 week and 9 week courses including Poetry in Berlin with Donna Stonecipher, The Novel and The Surgery with Kate… Read more »