Happy in Berlin | Podcast Series | Episode 2


Episode 2 focuses on of the most important aspects of the Berlin myth: sexual freedom. We hear from Heike Bauer (Birkbeck, University of London) and Ralf Dose, historian and founding member of the Magnus Hirschfeld Gesellschaft.


Episode 1 | Christopher Isherwood’s Berlin years

Episode 3 | Two important pull factors of Weimar Berlin: Film and psychoanalysis

Episode 4 | How national and international politics shapes the work of British writers who came to Berlin

Episode 5 | Contemporary interpretations of the ‘Berlin myth’


The podcast was created by Gesa Stedman, Anisia Petcu and Sofia Permiakova (Centre for British Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Voice actors: Marianne Graffam, Lyndon Winters, and Clare Staniforth
Co-editor: Clarisse Cossais
Assistant sound research and editing: Liam Stedman
Sound engineer: Andrew Nicholls


Knowledge Exchange project page of Stefano Evagelista: Berlin through the Eyes of English Writers