My husband and I represented that generation of Americans between the World Wars who became student émigrés, spending as many of the Depression years as they could studying in the universities and schools of Europe. Because ours had been a philos [...]
Berlin was a divided city when we arrived in 1957. When we left in 1962, Berlin had become two cities side by side with a Wall in the middle.
"This is a city," shortly after arrival I wrote in my journal, "that has to be taken apart and then put b [...]