Claudia Lüdtke studied German studies, film studies and Russian studies in Marburg, Moskow and Berlin. After first working experiences at the Foundation Deutsche Kinemathek she started an editing/reading-career. After a traineeship at the Kreuz Verlag publishing house in 2004 she started her own freelance business as a reader and founded the editorial office “der springende punkt” (www.derspringendepunkt.de) together with a collegue. Since then she has been taking care of many book projects and other publications on behalf of publishing houses, agencies, businesses and institutions. Since 2014 she has been the spokesperson of the regional group Berlin of the Association of free Editors (VFLL e. V.).
Main topics of consultation: Editing of non-fiction, educational material and adverting, digital publishing, working as a freelancer for publishers and beyond, self-marketing, customer aquisition, networking