Category Archives: Facing the Wall

Two Weeks at The Wende Museum

Elias Richter interned at The Wende Museum for two weeks before the start of his junior year of high school. He shares his experience and highlights some of his favorite discoveries. During the last two weeks of August I worked … Continue reading

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Identities Refracted for Consumption

Here at the Wende Museum, we are at once a repository of Eastern European Cold War artifacts, the active preservers of these artifacts, and the forum through which these same artifacts are then reproduced as material objects to be consumed, … Continue reading

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