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East Germany Podcast - Radio GDR

Jan 13, 2019

On this episode of Radio GDR, we talk to Joes Segal Chief Curator of the Wende Museum in LA. He shares more with us about the mission of the cold war art museum as well as how they pick which of their 100,000 items to display and much more!


These are some of the topics we cover:

  • Joes Segal shares more about himself and how he came to be associated with the Wende museum.
  • He shares more about the founding of the Wende Museum and its mission
  • We talk about the general reaction to the Museum from citizens of the former GDR.
  • How they decide on which items to exhibit.
  • What is Joes Segal's favourite item in the museum.
  • Joes shares more with us about some of his favourite Wende Museum exhibitions.
  • He shares more with us about the East German Handbook
  • What exciting plans or projects are coming up for the museum.
  • When visitors leave the Wende  Museum what does Joes hope they get out of their visit.

And Much Much More!