Berlin Since the War

GERMAN366DA

How Berlin remembers its famous and infamous past since the Second World War. Efficacy of public memorials, monuments, museums and manifestos in context of history of Cold War and post-Wall Berlin. How “official” history is constructed, celebrated, contested, re-written — and not infrequently, simply ignored. Excursions to historical sites. Offered in English in the Duke-in-Berlin summer program. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PUBPOL210DA
HISTORY334DA

Curriculum Codes: 

CZ, CCI