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My perfect Berlin weekend: Ulrich Schreiber

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Ulrich Schreiber

Ulrich Schreiber is the founder and director of the International Literature Festival Berlin. He has written a book about the political theory of Antonio Gramsci and published Die Bilderwelt des Peter Weiss, several of the Berlin Anthologies and catalogues of the festival.


16:00 After leaving the office, I go to private sports and health club Aspria for half an hour of cycling and half an hour of swimming.

18:00 Arriving home in Charlottenburg, I sit down to read all the unread newspaper articles of the last days.

19:00 Dinner at Florian close to the Savignyplatz – the regional German food is superb.

22:00 I meet up with mates at the old celebrity hotspot in Berlin, Paris Bar.  


15:00 visit the exhibition at the Martin-Gropius-Bau.

19:00 Dinner at Italian restaurant Biscotti, I always book the table under the lantern.

0:00 An early start at Berghain.


14:00 Family lunch.

16:00 Reading time.

20:00 Catch a flick at Delphi Filmpalast