Multi-media Documentation of the History of the Berlin Wall from 1961 to 1990

Website-Project and App
www.chronik-der-mauer.de and Smartphone/iPad-App „Die Berliner Mauer“
Long-term Cooperation Project of the Leibniz Center for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF), the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, bpb) and German Radio (Deutschlandradio)

Managing Editorial Board:
Hanno Hochmuth, ZZF (bis 2019 Hans-Hermann Hertle) :: Sabine Berthold/Thorsten Schilling, Bundeszentrale für politi­sche Bildung :: Boris Bittner/Egbert Meyer, Deutschlandradio
Redakteurin: Sonja Hugi
Translation: Timothy Jones

The bilingual website www.chronik-der-mauer.de and the “Berlin Wall”-apps are constantly revised, updated and extended. On the basis of so far partially unpublished documents, film and sound material, photographs and interviews with main actors as well as own research, the dramatic events during the construction and fall of the Wall up to the political unification of Germany are reconstructed and illustrated as well as the most important stations of German division shown.

Full project description

Forschung

Multi-media Documentation of the History of the Berlin Wall from 1961 to 1990

Website-Project and App
www.chronik-der-mauer.de and Smartphone/iPad-App „Die Berliner Mauer“
Long-term Cooperation Project of the Leibniz Center for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF), the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, bpb) and German Radio (Deutschlandradio)

Managing Editorial Board:
Hanno Hochmuth, ZZF (bis 2019 Hans-Hermann Hertle) :: Sabine Berthold/Thorsten Schilling, Bundeszentrale für politi­sche Bildung :: Boris Bittner/Egbert Meyer, Deutschlandradio
Redakteurin: Sonja Hugi
Translation: Timothy Jones

The bilingual website www.chronik-der-mauer.de and the “Berlin Wall”-apps are constantly revised, updated and extended. On the basis of so far partially unpublished documents, film and sound material, photographs and interviews with main actors as well as own research, the dramatic events during the construction and fall of the Wall up to the political unification of Germany are reconstructed and illustrated as well as the most important stations of German division shown.

Full project description

Forschung