Historical Contributors

The Decks Berliner aka DJ Shiner aka DJ Flohmarkt aka DJ Busted Bungo aka Dr. Schlong aka our music editor reminisces in typical Strauss-fashion about his involvement in the magazine. more

Jun 5, 2012 12:00 PM People 5 Comments

The rock ‘n’ roll masseuse has spent three decades giving backstage rubdowns to bands like the Grateful Dead, The Ramones and the Rolling Stones. The infamous doctor has been Exberliner’s sex and relationship columnist since 2004. more

Jun 4, 2012 12:00 PM People

13 past and present contributors who marked the magazine’s history look back and spill the beans on 10 years of Exberliner-making. more

May 31, 2012 3:30 PM People

From 2002 to 2011, Frau Doktor Änne Troester screened leagues of celluloid for Exberliner, all the while maintaining a secret identity as film dubbing scriptwriter. She left at the end of last year to pursue the profession fulltime. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

Our first political columnist from 2002 to 2006 has earned numerous awards for his work as correspondent for taz, German Vanity Fair and Die Welt, among others. His first book, Familie für Einsteiger – ein Überlebenshandbuch, came out in 2007. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

Born in Africa and raised in England, Maurice von Ritz was Exberliner’s popular gay columnist for eight years until he was poached by the BBC, where he currently works (under his real name) as a foreign correspondent “in a hot and remote country”. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People 1 Comments

Singing New Zealander poet and writer Sandra Sarala has been a part of the Exberliner family – as a freelancer, organiser and performer – since 2002. She currently hosts the performance series Berlin Compass at Club der polnischen Versager. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

A native Berliner, at age 15 Franzi was the magazine’s youngest intern ever. She’s since contributed stories regularly and is (still) our most junior contributor. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

Anne Lena Mösken started as a freelance writer in 2008. She’s become the magazine’s most intrepid reporter, writing for nearly every issue while freelancing for German mags and Berliner Zeitung, where she now works fulltime. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

A globetrotting bibliophile with a permanent address in Wilmersdorf, Eve Lucas was Exberliner’s book editor from 2005-2010. After a brief absence, re-joined the staff as film editor at the end of last year. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

Like the magazine, US-German Richard Shakocius has been in Berlin 10 years. He immediately got involved with EXB as a versatile and multitasking contributor: columnist, distribution manager, stage editor… and the mag’s most inveterate football fan. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People

Ben Knight got involved with Exberliner in 2005, first as a Berlin's most embittered stage correspondent, before becoming the mag’s most trusted reporter and ultimately its political editor and columnist under the alias Konrad Werner. more

May 31, 2012 3:00 PM People 1 Comments

After 20 years of working as an architect in New York, Dan Borden came to Berlin to focus on filmmaking. In 2008, he co-curated Exberliner’s Save Berlin, a four-day festival of urban planning, and has penned the mag’s Save Berlin column since 2009. more

May 31, 2012 2:00 PM People 1 Comments

A devoted communist since his teenage years, John Tarver moved to East Berlin in 1976 to become Head of English at Postdam University. At 82, he is a fervent Catholic and our most senior contributor, involved in the magazine since its inception. more

May 31, 2012 2:00 PM People 1 Comments

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