INTERVIEW! Journalist and writer Rasha Abbas recounts her tribulations as a Syrian in Germany – from learning the language to falling in with Berlin hipsters – in "The Invention of German Grammar". Catch her at the E-Book Festival on Jun 25 at 20:00! more

Jun 22, 2016 3:15 PM Culture

Following a successful reception in London, Berlin-based author Tod Wodicka launches his second novel “The Household Spirit” with us! Join us at Urban Spree for a reading (introduced by Greg Baxter), music, a new issue and more on June 29 at 20:00. more

Jun 23, 2015 12:15 PM People

Amok Mama: Slipping standards

German people are always complaining about language standards slipping. But Jacinta Nandi wonders whether things are really as bad as everyone says they are? more

Sep 9, 2013 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog 10 Comments

Written for The Reader’s Short Story Competition?

Maybe you haven't and there may be a few reasons for that. Victoria Gosling has a few ideas... as to what the big hold-up is and a few ideas on how to get over it. The competition deadline for this great opportunity is May 31. more

Mar 23, 2012 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

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