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The Ghosts of Berlin

Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape

by Brian Ladd

  • 317 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • European history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Political Science,
  • Architecture,
  • Art,
  • Germany,
  • Europe - Germany,
  • History - General,
  • International Architecture - European,
  • History / Germany,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9586439M
    ISBN 100226467627
    ISBN 109780226467627

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International praise for Ghosts of Berlin: “Rudolph Herzog is a master craftsman of the horror genre.”Author: Rudolph Herzog. Ghosts of Berlin by Rudolph Herzog Publish Date: October by Melville House This collection of short stories is mesmerizing in its forceful collision of modern-day Berlin and the darker days of Nazi Germany.

Herzog brings these two times together masterfully, weaving modern characters with specters, trolls and demons/5. In the twenty years since its original publication, The Ghosts of Berlin has become a classic, an unparalleled guide to understanding the presence of history in our built environment, especially in a space as historically contested—and emotionally fraught—as Berlin.

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Among the many new books about Berlin that I have read, Brian Ladd's is certainly the most impressive. Ladd's book is a superb guide to this process of urban self-definition, both past and present."—Katharina Thote, Wall Street Journal "If a book can have the power to change a public debate, then The Ghosts of Berlin is such a book.

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The non-fiction book that came out of Khan's research, Die Gespenster von Berlin (The Ghosts of Berlin), intertwines the author's ghost reporting with relevant snippets of German literature and archival research on the places in her interviewees' stories.

The following is a chapter from the book. Séance with the Stasi. The Ghosts of Berlin: Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape Book Review Brian Ladd attempts the perilous task of analyzing urban landscape and architecture in The Ghosts of Berlin: Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape.

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In the twenty years since its original publication, The Ghosts of Berlin has become a classic, an unparalleled guide to understanding the presence of history in our built environment, especially in a space as historically contested—and emotionally fraught—as Berlin.

Brian Ladd examines the ongoing conflicts radiating from the remarkable fusion of architecture, history, Brand: University of Chicago Press. Synopsis Berlin's hip present comes up against the city's dark past in these seven supernatural tales by the son of the great filmmaker who "shares his father's curious and mordant wit" (The Financial Times).In these hair-raising stories from the celebrated filmmaker and author Rudolph Herzog, millennial Berliners discover that the city is still the home of many Author: Rudolph Herzog.

Brian Ladd notes in the introduction to his book, The Ghosts of Berlin: Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape, that buildings are "the symbols and repositories of memory" (p.4). With this as his focus, Ladd examines the history and collective memory of Berlin, asking what is reflected in and what can be learned from the.

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Cat isn't happy about leaving her friends for Bahía de la Luna, but Maya has cystic fibrosis and will benefit from the cool, salty air that. Ladd's book is a superb guide to this process of urban self-definition, both past and present."—Katharina Thote, Wall Street Journal "If a book can have the power to change a public debate, then The Ghosts of Berlin is such a book.

Among the many new books about Berlin that I have read, Brian Ladd's is certainly the most impressive/5(39). Text. Laurie Taylor: Brian, your book, The Ghosts of Berlin: Confronting German history and the Urban Landscape, begins with a fine line, ‘Berlin is a haunted city’.Remind me of some of the ghosts that inhabit this city.

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Among the many new books about Berlin that I have read, Brian Ladd's is certainly the most impressive/5(37). The Ghosts of Berlin (Paperback) Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape. By Brian Ladd. University of Chicago Press,pp. Publication Date: May 1, Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (11/15/) Hardcover (5/15/).

Ghosts of Berlin: Images of a Divided City, Paperback by Sanders, Ian J., ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US. The mile Ghost Walk of historic Berlin, Maryland will include enchanting places like the Atlantic Hotel, Ned France's walk, the Old Fish Shop, the Store of Crazy Characters, the IOOF, the Maryland Wine Bar, Harrison House, Pitts House and St.

Paul's Cemetery. The Ghosts of Berlin takes in the large picture, of a country uniting, political ideologies - past and present, and the significance of massive structures - standing and ruined.

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This is breathless storytelling at its very best, with a deeply satisfying ending which will give books groups—and all your friends, when you recommend it—much to discuss.”. Does a good job of introducing the history of Berlin in general but the book is absolutely valuable in its dual function as a history buff's city guide.

Ghosts of Berlin points out the golden lights and the chilling darkness of the sites and structures of this pulsing, organic city of the present/5(37). From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Drama, and Sisters.

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The Weather in Berlin is a ghost story, but not in the gothic sense. The ghosts hovering around Dixon Greenwood are the memories of dead friends, of failed relationships, of unfulfilled potential, of younger, more creative times.

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The New Berlin reveals a city haunted by ghosts from difficult pasts and “remembered futures,” a place where past, present, and future collide in unexpected ways as individuals and groups search for what it means to be German.

Karen Till skillfully moves through the spaces and times of a city marked by voids, ruins, and construction cranes to search through material and.

Ghosts of Berlin by Rudolph Herzog. Here’s what Publishers Weekly had to say about Ghosts of Berlin: “Everyday problems are complicated by weird plot thickeners in these seven vivid and intriguing stories from the author of A Short History of Nuclear Folly.

A filmmaker as well and the son of director Werner Herzog, Herzog writes relatively. InGerman writer and filmmaker Rudolph Herzog stepped into the world of fiction with Ghosts of Berlin, a quirky collection of seven short ghost ated into English by Emma Rault, each tale uses elements of horror and dark humor to uncover the horrific history of a modern, gentrifying Berlin, leaving no character left unscathed.Ghosts of Britain.

1, likes 9 talking about this. The best Ghost sites in the CotswoldsFollowers: K.In GHOSTS OF BERLIN, Rudolph Herzog's macabre and madcap vision of Berlin, bleeding walls are terrifying, as are overpriced artisanal burgers. Set in hipster Kreuzberg, chic airport lounges, and the former border between East and West Germany, the denizens of Herzog's Berlin are demon conjuring tech bros, acid-tripping artists, and forsaken.