To read submit your work to us ANYTIME at

Texts should be unpublished. No theme. Prose, non-fiction, essay or verse. Up to fifteen minutes. We’ll talk about any issues you’d like in your text.

We’ll announce readers running-up.

Where: club ausland , Lychener Str. 60, 10437 Berlin

When: Doors open 19:30, readings start at 20:00 / Entry €3 / Dates below

Fiction Canteen at the ULF festival| 13-15 September in Nuremberg

As part of the Unabhängige Lesereihen Festival we are holding a Fiction Canteen in Nuremberg . If you are in the area, we are performing on Friday 13 September at 16:00 in Z-Bau.

Featured writers:

Elnathan John

Candice Nembhard

Ben Miller

Hosted by Lucy Jones and Scott Martingell


Fiction Canteen|13 June 2019| ausland

We are closed for submissions! Our featured readers are:

Allia E. Sadeghipour 
Orna Glick
Marlene Melchior 
Leszek Stalewski

Fiction Canteen|24 April 2019| ausland 

Readers: Peter Bakowski, Tessa Scott- Sinclair, Stef Lenk



Fiction Canteen|01 Feb 2019| ausland 

Readers: Jean-Michel Brawand, Megan Voysey, Joesph Vickers


Fiction Canteen|15 Nov 2018| ausland

Readers: Viviane Kay, Nick Pierpan, Dasom Yang, Elia

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Fiction Canteen|29 Sept 2018| ausland

Readers: William Hillier, Brad Casey, Ben Miller


Fiction Canteen|14 June 2018| ostPost 

Readers: Sam Davies, Dania Duany, Indirani Ashe, Melissa Richer

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Fiction Canteen|19 April 2018| ostPost

Readers: Emily Manthei, Saskia Vogel, Ben Miller, Joseph Vickers

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Fiction Canteen| 22 Feb 2018 | ostPost

Readers: Mary Lilith Fisher, Lizzie Roberts, Cecile Rossant

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Fiction Canteen30 Nov 2017| ostPost

Readers: Kathleen Heil, Uroš Pajović, Yr Lovely Dead Moon

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Fiction Canteen28 Sept 2017| ostPost

Readers: ‘N’, Esther Heller, Galina Green

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Fiction Canteen|25 June 2017 | ausland

Readers: Andrea Scrima, Ben Miller, Charlotte Wuehrer


Fiction Canteen|  19 April 2017| Alte Kantine Wedding

Readers: MC Jabber, Clementine Burnley, Ruth Wishart, Lizzie Roberts

Photos: Anton Lang |

and Lucy Jones |

Graphics: Janica Schäfer | SHIM |