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Oct. 10, 2020

A Beginners Guide to East German Movies and DEFA. (126)

Dedicated to the memory of Neil Tooley

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Oct. 2, 2020

Why I am Fascinated by East Germany and East German Fashion (25)

In this episode of the East Germany Podcast we ask Christine the podcaster behind the East German Fashion History Podcast , why s…

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Sept. 12, 2020

East Germany through the eyes of a 10 year old American boy (24)

In 1988, a reluctant 10 year old American boy, Eric Friedman moved to East Berlin. His father Frank was granted a Fulbright grant…

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Aug. 28, 2020

Why I Am Fascinated by East Germany With Anthony Russell (23)

In this episode of the East Germany Podcast, Shane Whaley is joined by Anthony Russell. Anthony shares with us what fascinates hi…

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Aug. 13, 2020

Cold War Conversations Podcast Co-Host - Why I am Fascinated by the G…

In this episode of the East Germany Podcast, Shane Whaley is joined by Cold War Conversations Podcast Co-Host James Chilcott. Ja…

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Aug. 1, 2020

East Germany and Chile with Steve Minegar (21)

In this episode of the Radio GDR Podcast, host Shane Whaley kicks off season 2 of the East Germany podcast chatting with listener…

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May 25, 2020

A quick update from Radio GDR - East Germany Podcast

Radio GDR Co-host Shane explains why there have been no episodes of late and why you should not unsubscribe because more episodes…

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March 29, 2020

Collecting East German Stamps (DDR) - The DDR Collectors Series

In this episode of the Radio GDR Podcast, Jordan Heyburn talks about his passion for collecting East German stamps. He also share…

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Feb. 16, 2020

The Story Behind the Checkpoint Charlie Virtual Reality Tour - Timeri…

On today's podcast, I bring you a conversation with Julian Herbig, who is the PR and Communications Manager at Timeride.de Julian…

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Feb. 2, 2020

East Germany Podcast listeners on why they are fascinated by the DDR.…

A Fly On the Wall Report from the Radio GDR Berlin Meetup. Listen in as we chat with listeners of the Radio GDR podcast in Berlin…

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Jan. 16, 2020

The Team They Love to Hate. Life as a Dynamo Berlin Supporter (16)

On this episode of Radio GDR, the podcast about East Germany, we talk to Steve Winkler about his life supporting the team they lo…

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Dec. 27, 2019

My Father Was An East German Spy. (15)

On Episode 15 of the Radio GDR Podcast, former Radio Berlin International employee Steve Winkler talks to us about life growing u…

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Nov. 26, 2019

Crossing into East Berlin through Checkpoint Charlie with Virtual Rea…

On Episode 14 of the Radio GDR Podcast, the world's only English language podcast about East Germany, host Shane Whaley gives you…

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Nov. 20, 2019

Working at Radio Berlin International 1988-90 with Steve Winkler (13)

On Episode 13 of the Radio GDR Podcast, the world's only English language podcast about East Germany, host Shane Whaley interview…

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Oct. 11, 2019

They Divided the Sky - Christa Wolf - Episode 12

On Episode 12 of the Radio GDR Podcast, GDR Objectified's John Paul Kleiner interviews Professor Luise von Flutow who translated …

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Sept. 23, 2019

“Open Memory Box” 400+ Hours of GDR Home Movies Go Online

After six years of work, we interview the producers behind Open Memory Box which encompasses 415 hours of home movies that 150 fa…

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Sept. 8, 2019

38 Things I learned about East Germany from reading Burning Down The …

Radio GDR host Shane Whaley shares 38 Things I learned about East Germany from reading Burning Down The Haus by Tim Mohr. I thor…

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July 21, 2019

Born in the GDR with Dr Hester Vaizey (9)

On this episode of the Radio GDR East Germany podcast, brings you a conversation with Dr. Hester Vaizey, the author of the book

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June 18, 2019

East German football - The People's Game: Football, State and Society…

On this episode of the Radio GDR podcast, hosts  Shane Whaley and  GDR Objectified's John Paul Kleiner talk East German football …

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May 5, 2019

What happened to football in East Germany after reunification? (7)

On this episode of the Radio GDR East Germany podcast host Shane Whaley talks with GDR Objectified's John Paul Kleiner about a bi…

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April 23, 2019

Hohenschonhausen - The Dark Side of the GDR (6)

On this episode of the Radio GDR East Germany podcast Shane records his thoughts following a guided tour of the Hohenschonhausen …

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March 15, 2019

Interview with the DDR Museum in Berlin - Gordon von Godin

DDR Museum Director Gordon Von Godin joins  Shane Whaley on the Radio GDR Podcast. They talk about the mission of the GDR Museum,…

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Feb. 15, 2019

Why East Germany is still fascinating to GDR Objectified's John Paul …

Radio GDR, the podcast all about East Germany caught up with the man behind the epic GDR Objectified - probably one of the best w…

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