Posts Tagged: Arndt von Bohlen und Halbach

Strange Flowers guide to Berlin: part 3

The retro-revellers at Bohème Sauvage are responding to a particular idea of Weimar Berlin, a fragile, frantic golden age of sexual license and social mobility, lewd and doomed. The undying allure of the Weimar Berlin evoked by Isherwood’s books ensures that the reality of the city in that era can never be divorced from its fictional echoes.

Strange Flowers guide to Berlin: part 3

The retro-revellers at Bohème Sauvage are responding to a particular idea of Weimar Berlin, a fragile, frantic golden age of sexual license and social mobility, lewd and doomed. The undying allure of the Weimar Berlin evoked by Isherwood’s books ensures that the reality of the city in that era can never be divorced from its fictional echoes.

The last Krupp

The Krupp family, rich and powerful as many a nation state, exemplified the poisoned chalice of vast inherited wealth more than any other: the Gettys go gothic.

The last Krupp

The Krupp family, rich and powerful as many a nation state, exemplified the poisoned chalice of vast inherited wealth more than any other: the Gettys go gothic.