About

mikrotext is a publisher for texts with attitude and for new narratives, founded in 2013 in Berlin.

If you want to know more about the motivation to found a digital-first publishing house, we can recommend this interview with publisher Nikola Richter on The Writing Platform. Meanwhile we have also printed titles in our programme.

The short summary: We focus on new literary texts that comment on contemporary questions and allow insights into tomorrow. The texts are inspired by discussions on social media platformes and reflect today’s global debates. All texts are published in German, but selected titles will be made available in English.
Those you find featured on this site.

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Awards and nominations:

2014: Young Excellence Award
2016: Berlin’s Best
2017: Shortlist for the German E-Book Award with Cloudpoesie
2018: 1. Prize digivis Contest of Berlin Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises for a cooperation project with pixelcraft innovations

Special and warmest thanks to our great digital distributor Open Publishing and our single source publishing tool Booktype.