Monica Black

Death in Berlin: From Weimar to Divided Germany

Author: Monica Black
We tend to think of death as a basic and immutable fact of life. Yet death, too, has a history. Death in Berlin is the first study to trace the rituals, practices, perceptions, and sensibilities surrounding death in the context of Berlin’s multiple transformations over the decades between Germany’s defeat in World W

Monica Black

Recognizing Monica Black for winning the Fraenkel Prize in Contemporary History for her book Death in Berlin: From Weimar to Divided Germany.