Offering creative writing workshops, services for authors and literary events, The Reader is the number one hub for English speaking writers in Berlin.
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

April 22nd – Freeman’s #3 “Home”

SAVVY Contemporary, silent green and The Reader Berlin are delighted to welcome back John Freeman for the third “strikingly international” (Boston Globe) issue of his magazine Freeman’s. Focussing on the… 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 »

Rory Maclean & Ryan Van Winkle

NEW WEEKEND WORKSHOPS! We’re delighted that award-winning authors Ryan Van Winkle and Rory Maclean will be leading two separate intensive  workshops on Poetry and Creative Non Fiction this May & June. The first, ‘Discover… Read more »

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