In 2012, artist Yadegar Asisi put together a walk-through 360° panorama of the Berlin Wall. The panorama covers 900 square meters, and portrays a fictional day in the life of divided Berlin in the 1980s.
Germany is a country known for having thoroughly come to terms with its history. As the foundation dedicated to studying East Germany's communist past turns 20, however, it's clear that task remains vital to this day.
The German drama series Deutschland 83, which gained a global cult following, returns for a new season set three years later. Undercover spy Martin Rauch, who's been banished to Africa, is called back to the field.
Peter Schneider wrote "The Wall Jumper" in 1982. Looking back, it almost seems prophetic, yet it is also a historical reflection. It also remains a text about German-German sensitivities in a nearly forgotten time.
States in the former GDR lag economically 28 years after reunification. And there are many other reasons why people in eastern states feel like they are treated as second-class citizens, DW's Marcel Fürstenau writes.
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