Steve Minegar

The Grey Men: Pursuing the Stasi into the Present with author Ralph Hope (43)

In this episode of Radio GDR – the East Germany podcast, Steve Minegar chats with Ralph Hope, the author of The Grey Men: Pursuing the Stasi into the Present. What …

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Lives of East Germans – The “Authentic Spirit” of Adelheid Wedel (40)

Adelheid, the one German we met — heck, the one person German or American posted there — who was clearly her own person. How she survived a free, authentic spirit, …

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More Ghosts of East Berlin – Celeste Barber’s Fulbright Adventure in the GDR (39)

…the decision to apply for the Fulbright teaching exchange had been mine. And like the few really monumental decisions in my life, it was impulsive. I was the gut instinct …

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East Germany, Chile and DEFA’s “Hidden Films” with Dr. Claudia Sandberg

In this episode of Radio GDR East Germany podcast, Steve Minegar speaks with Dr. Claudia Sandberg, a film scholar and filmmaker at the University of Melbourne in Australia and a …

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East Germany in Mozambique: Private Photographs of a Forgotten Time with Dr. Katrin Bahr (31)

On this episode of Radio GDR East Germany podcast, Steve Minegar explores the lives of East Germans who, in the name of international solidarity and cooperation with fellow socialist countries, …

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