22. ilb 07. - 17.09.2022


21. March 2023

On today’s resignation of Ulrich Schreiber, founder and Director of the international literature festival berlin

20. March 2023

Resignation of the Director of the international literature festival berlin, Ulrich Schreiber, as of 31 March 2023

16. January 2023

Now is the moment: Help Ukraine survive this winter of war!

16. November 2022

Protests in Iran – Navid Kermani, Liao Yiwu and many others call for »Worldwide Reading«

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Not on site, but still very close: Experience selected events of the 22nd ilb in the live stream, including with Bernardine Evaristo.

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