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Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th July – Ryan’s Reading, Workshops & Open Mic

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We are very sad to be missing the Fort this year but are very exciting to be welcoming Ryan Van Winkle back to Berlin. On Saturday 25th there will be… Read more »

Quick Sand

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Words in a hurry. Our friends SAND Journal are running a flash fiction and non-fiction competition. Prizes include money, beer, prestige, and time spent with the ever charming and informative… Read more »

Fort Gorgast Festival 2015…BOOM!

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We’re going back in! Bigger, better, longer and with more friends on board…and there’s so much to tell you we’ve decided the festival needs its own website. So, put the… Read more »

Jane’s Return

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We are pleased to announce the return of the ever popular Jane Flett, a BBC Radio short story author and one of Salt’s Best British poets. Over the summer she… Read more »

Win a ticket to The Contemporary Journalist Workshop – May 30th!

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Finally, we’ve pinned her down! Culture journalist, tutor and international woman of mystery, the fabulous Kimberly Bradley (ever wondered how Kim Bar got its name?) will be in town on… Read more »

By popular demand…

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We’re delighted to announce that Faber author and BBC National Short Story Award winner Clare Wigfall is returning to offer another round of her hugely-popular 7-week Writing Workshop. Beginning Monday… Read more »

An Invitation from SAND Journal & The Reader

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On Saturday April 25th at 8:30pm at 1820BAR, the humanoids behind Berlin’s English literary journal SAND, along with fabulous author and publishing services co-host, The Reader Berlin, invite you to… Read more »

BEGINNINGS…

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…a workshop for Memoir Writers with Kenny Fries We’re thrilled to announce that on May 16th visiting tutor Kenny Fries will be hosting a very special one-day workshop. Originally hailing… Read more »