Long Night of Writing

Long Night of Writing

The „Long Night of Writing” is a traditional event at Leuphana. The 15th “Long Night of Writing” takes place on February 25, 2021, 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. in a digital format via Zoom.

We offer:

  • Space to write to push your writing project forward
  • Brief workshops and impulses to enhance your writing strategies
  • Consultations in German and English: topics may be literary research and management, linguistic development, German as a second language or multilingualism

The Long Night is held under the direction of the Schreibzentrum / Writing Center in cooperation with the Language Center and the Center of Methods.

Please register via myStudy! There you will receive the Zoom login data for the Long Night of Writing.

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February 25, 2021, 4 p.m.–12 a.m.


At 4 p.m. the Long Night of Writing will start with a joint kickoff in Room 1. Please register on myStudy in order to receive the Zoom login data.

Room 1 – Consultation and Talking

Consultations with the writing tutors from the Schreibzentrum / Writing Center are available from 4.15 p.m. The team will be supported by Sandra Dahlhoff and Erik Senst from the library, who will offer consultation on literature research and Citavi.

Room 2 – Writing

From 4.15 p.m. onwards you'll have the opportunity to write in a structured sequence of 25 minutes of writing and a 5-minute break. The working time starts every full and half hour.

Room 3 – Workshops

You can find abstracts for all workshops here.

4.15–5.00 p.m. | 16.15–17.00The Album Review: Audience, Style, Criticism | Die Albumrezension: Adressaten, Stil, Kritik (Micha Edlich, Schreibzentrum / Writing Center)
5–5.15 p.m.Creative Writing (Maria Moss, Language Center)
17.30–17.45Recherchieren wie ein Profi (Gisela Burghausen, IK-Team Bibliothek)
18.00–18.15Welcher Schreibtyp bist du? (Marilene Langemann und Marisa Mauad Rohner, Schreibtutorinnen)
18.30–18.45Mehr Zeit zum Schreiben: So wirst du deine Zeitdiebe los (Tom Kleist, Graduate School)
19.00–19.15Volltexte finden: Open Access und mehr (Sandra Dahlhoff, IK-Team Bibliothek)
19.30–19.45Tippen statt Wischen. Mit 10 Fingern schreiben (Dagmar Knorr, Mette Freidel und Danièle Dondé, Schreibzentrum / Writing Center)
20.00–20.30Literaturlisten erstellen mit Citavi (Erik Senst, IK-Team Bibliothek)
20.40–20.55 |
8.40–8.55 p.m.
Schreibberatung lernen? Wozu? | How to Become a Writing Tutor and Why (Dagmar Knorr und Micha Edlich, Schreibzentrum / Writing Center)
9–9.15 p.m.Creativity in Academic Writing (Leonie Wetzel und Nora Winter, Writing Tutors)
9.30–9.45 p.m.Overcoming Writer's Block (Mette Freidel and Freya Sul, Writing Tutors)
10–10.15 p.m.Turn your presentation into a story (Paul Lauer, Language Center)


Institutions involved

The Nights of Writing are sponsored by different institutions of Leuphana University. The following support the events: