Countermemory in Post-Wende Berlin

Synenko, Joshua
September 2014
Descant (0382909X);Fall2014, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p147
The article discusses the memorial culture in Berlin, Germany, as the country commemorates the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Topics discussed include the cultural memory of Berlin during the Nazi period, ideological hostilities between the Berlins of West Germany and East Germany as reflected by the Berlin Wall, and the attempts to protect the remnants of the Berlin Wall.


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