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Germania: Architecture in a Fascist Utopia

36:32 | Jun 27th, 2019

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In 1938, Hitler’s chief architect Albert Speer started redesigning Berlin for a New Order, elements of which exist today. The Tempelhof Airport in West Berlin features designs that specifically evoke ...Show More


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emilymcmc recommended:Dec 31st, 2019

I love how this episode was reported and researched — fresh and unusual approach to what could have been a simplistic topic.

jennx recommended:May 24th

“At the end of the day, all structures are, in some way, ideology built manifests.”

I thought this episode was:

💡 Educational
🤔 Thought-provoking

rmmiller364 recommended:Jan 12th

Nice Try is quickly becoming one of my favorite podcasts. This episode is a great example of how they take stories that others might tell in an expected one-dimensional way and explore all the nuances and angles to create a much more complex story. Just wonderful!

cesarm recommended:Jul 9th, 2019

I’m really enjoying this podcast overall. This episode in particular has so many layers. A Nazi building that people in Berlin wanted to keep because of the meaningful role it played in the Post War era.

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