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The Last Dance over the Berlin Wall By Lisa Selvidge
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In 1984, Johnny East, a dancer, is invited to West Berlin by mad Alice, an English girl living a bohemian life in the city at the heart of the Cold War. Alice is besotted with Johnny but on a trip to... More > the East one day, Johnny meets and falls in love with a Russian tightrope walker in East Berlin. They begin an affair that leaves a trail of East-West transits, both legal and illegal, including one of the most daring crossings of the Berlin Wall. Twenty years on Johnny is the director of an aerial company and with an exciting new performance returns to Berlin, a new vibrant city, to face the ghosts of the past, the present, and Alice. The Last Dance over the Berlin Wall is a story of young love, decadence and tragedy in the walled-in city of West Berlin.< Less
Vanderbilt Berlin Wall Project with ISBN By beatrix brockman
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The year 2009 commemorates the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. As part of the Vanderbilt activities to celebrate this anniversary, a contest was started for writers in the German... More > online literary forums Lese-lupe, Blauer Salon, ProLyKu, Lyrikecksil and the forum Otto Lenk. Of the submitted texts, a jury of peers and Prof. Dr. Justus Fetscher, the visiting Max-Kade Professor to Vanderbilt for Spring of 2009, have selected 49 texts to be included in this volume. Both poetry and prose, these texts re-flect thoughts, memories and human experiences during and after the Cold War. They show both the difficulty of bridging the gap of two separate German nations as well as the difficulties of reuniting a people after 40 years of separation.< Less
Eagles Over Berlin By Kati Fabian
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Love story as Casablanca, but in the Cold War, Eagles Over Berlin is taking place during the blockade of Berlin. In 1945, the Americans arrived as enemies in Berlin, but three years later, they... More > became the hope of two and half million Berliners by stopping the Soviet expansionism with the implementation of a large scale airlift. In war-torn Germany, John - American pilot and Esther - holocaust survivor meet and fall in love in the turmoil of history. From the Oval Office, to Stalin's study, through plane crashes in Soviet territory we follow the events of the airlift. Soviet spies and secret negotiations lead to the lifting of the blockade, but the victory tragically separates John and Esther. By a twist of destiny, they will meet again forty years later, in 1989. When the Berlin Wall comes down, they will understand the purpose of their lives.< Less
Eagles Over Berlin By Kati Fabian
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Love story as Casablanca, but in the Cold War, Eagles Over Berlin is taking place during the blockade of Berlin. In 1945, the Americans arrived as enemies in Berlin, but three years later, they... More > became the hope of two and half million Berliners by stopping the Soviet expansionism with the implementation of a large scale airlift. In war-torn Germany, John - American pilot and Esther - holocaust survivor meet and fall in love in the turmoil of history. From the Oval Office, to Stalin's study, through plane crashes in Soviet territory we follow the events of the airlift. Soviet spies and secret negotiations lead to the lifting of the blockade, but the victory tragically separates John and Esther. By a twist of destiny, they will meet again forty years later, in 1989. When the Berlin Wall comes down, they will understand the purpose of their lives.< Less
BERLIN JNK-S-berg By Fabio Macherelli
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Berlin junkspaces east and west, day and night wandering, 25 years after the falling of the wall
My Peace of The Wall By Anke Otto-Wolf
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A 2009 chance meeting with a ‘Raisin Bomber’ crew member of the 1948 Berlin Air Lift, connected the dots of life in this fact-filled, detailed account of cataclysmic events in world... More > history including the fall of the Berlin Wall; ordinary events in the author’s American life such as the slicing of a stick of butter into small ‘Little Yellow Squares’, opened the floodgates of memories of American food distribution in 1945 in the Bavarian Alps, of her Marine son saying ‘farewell’ due to the Iraq conflict in 1992, reflecting the unimaginable agony of war as a daughter by recalling her father’s incarceration in a Nazi concentration camp, and those of her husband’s tours of duty in Vietnam. A captivating ‘must read’ for everyone interested in historical truth.< Less
Eagles Over Berlin: Flight fo Love and Freedom: Historical Novel About the Berlin Airlift. By Kati Fabian
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Love story as Casablanca, but in the Cold War, Eagles Over Berlin is taking place during the blockade of Berlin. In 1945, the Americans arrived as enemies in Berlin, but three years later, they... More > became the hope of two and half million Berliners by stopping the Soviet expansionism with the implementation of a large scale airlift. In war-torn Germany, John - American pilot and Esther - holocaust survivor meet and fall in love in the turmoil of history. From the Oval Office, to Stalin's study, through plane crashes in Soviet territory we follow the events of the airlift. Soviet spies and secret negotiations lead to the lifting of the blockade, but the victory tragically separates John and Esther. By a twist of destiny, they will meet again forty years later, in 1989. When the Berlin Wall comes down, they will understand the purpose of their lives.< Less
Graf • fi • ti 1 markings,as drawings or words 2 sketched on a sidewalk,wall of a building or public restroom 3 spray painting 4 human camouflage 5 doddling the poddle 6 make your own creative playground.. By Susan Warren
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Susie in wonderland.. This is my junk in my trunk self exploration fall down pick me up wrong turned eyeballed view of graffiti-ed Berlin, Germany from behind a camera lens throughout a two month... More > period. Unwrap me to a choice selection of 44 lip pouting photographs captured through my own emotional roller coaster including inaudible sunsets, pig infested toilets, urban art, pop arted people, and the road to no where. These photos are to be replicated, sketched and shared; to confront ideas, opinions and suggestions but above all to pave the way to each of us seeing our own creative playground... Behind every picture lies a story so let me know what story lies behind each of these pictures for you (susanwarrensharley@gmail.com).< Less
The Berlinsiders Guide By CTR Berlin et al.
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Berlin: the capital of Germany, home to over 3.5 million people from over 180 nations, a sprawling concoction of historical nostalgia, stunning woodland and lakes, and forward-thinking hipster... More > mentality. A city recently united after the fall of the Wall, Berlin is now known for its famous universities, galleries and museums, for hosting concerts of all genres in superb entertainment venues, for boasting one of the richest culinary scenes in Europe, and so much more. The unique look of its architecture has made it a sought-after set for many international films, including Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Inglorious Basterds’. Not only that but the sheer amount of festivals, nightlife, and arts events have made it a hub for creative, intelligent types from all around the globe. The BerlInsider’s Guide is just one such a guidebook, and within it’s pages you will find tips and pointers to help you get as memorable a stay in this splendid city as possible. Team CTR Berlin< Less
Ghosts Like Us By Inez Baranay
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3 eras, 3 women: linked by Berlin, performance art, and a poem In the 1890s young poet Erika Kieler attends the most progressive artistic salon in Berlin to perform her poem inspired by a visitor... More > from the capital of the Ottoman Empire. In 1989, just before the Wall comes down, punk artist Trudi Zahn performs her own version of the same poem in an East Berlin club. And in 2009 Lottie Hoffmann prepares to perform Trudi’s work at a cabaret for the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The story explores the drive for women’s authentic creativity and personal freedom, cross-cultural exchange, interpretations of history, artistic influence, and a universe in which ghosts appear.< Less

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