Expat Berlin: Literary News for March

17th March 2009, Comments 0 comments

Get the latest information on new publications, calls for submissions and more.


New work online by Berlin poet Alistair Noon:
E-chapbook Swamp Area:

Review of George Messo: http://jacketmagazine.com/36/r-messo-rb-noon.shtml

And to mark the centenary of the birth of Scottish poet Seán Rafferty:
Article on Rafferty:

As editor, e-book of essays (contributors incl. Catherine Hales):


New blog by Berlin poet Jeroen Nieuwland. It focuses mainly on poetry, with some digressions here and there: transversalinflections.wordpress.com. Jeroen Nieuwland is also organizing an evening with the theme: 'Cold coffee': "I would to invite people to come and to submit: submissions can be poetry, collage, film, music, or any other expression related to cold coffee." For further information see: http://transversalinflections.wordpress.com/2009/03/09/call-for-submissions-cold-coffee/

Another two issues are up at the newest magazine of literature & liberal arts, woodcoin.net. Featuring Jerome Rothenberg, Carol Berge, David Plumb, Heller Levinson, Barbara Rosenthal, Mark Terrill, Clare Carswell, Nico Vassilakis, Karl Young, XeusZenon, AnnyNymity; and cover art by Kari Dorth.


SUBMIT to new Paris Lit Review "PLATFORM".
See their site: http://www.platformparis.com/ for more. Deadline 30 April 2009 for issue one out in June 2009!!!

Midnight poetry is looking writers and fresh talents!

If you are into poetry, song texts, writing a novel or short stories and wish to
present your work to an interested crowd - midnight poetry is the right place
for you to be! please send your application to kat via mail (kat@midnight-poetry.net). you will find more details about our concept at the website www.midnight-poetry.net


Every Tuesday (except 3rd) the Laugh Olympics are presenting Weekly Improvisation

Open (drop-in) workshops with different intensive focus each week, all in
English! Individual focus appropriate for all levels, from novice to advanced
players. Every Tuesday 21:00-23:30, except no class on the 3rd Tuesday of the
month at Spirit Yoga Mitte, Rosenthaler Str 36 (right side of courtyard, 4th
floor) For a limited time, only 10 euro per 2.5 hr class!

Visit laugholympics.de/workshops for more info, email workshops@laugholympics.de  to RSVP


Volunteering at the English Theatre Berlin:

The English theatre in Kreuzberg (Fidicinstrasse 40), is regularly looking for volunteers to manage their bar or ticket office. Help out the arts in Berlin and see the performances for free! And… you never know where it might lead. Email them at volunteers@etberlin.de and receive notification of volunteering opportunities as they arise.



March 2009

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