78 – Watching Socialism : The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe

Watching Socialism: The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe is an exhibition co-curated by the Wende Museum and British scholars Sabina Mihelj and Susan Reid.  Both the capitalist West and the communist East attempted to leverage TV as a medium that represented modernity and progress during the Cold War. While television was indeed a tool that … Read more78 – Watching Socialism : The Television Revolution in Eastern Europe

68 – Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board

  We talk with Vince Houghton – Curator of the International Spy Museum who has just written a new book called “Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board”.  Vince proves that abandoned plans can be just as illuminating–and every bit as entertaining–as the ones that made it. … Read more68 – Nuking the Moon & Other Intelligence Schemes & Military Plots left on the Drawing Board