Wilson Center Experts

Greg Castillo

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Architecture, University of California at Berkeley
Wilson Center Project(s):
Building Stalin’s Germany: Ideology, Identity, and Reconstruction in the G.D.R., 1946-1956
Term:
May 01, 1998
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Jun 01, 1998

Project Summary

analyzes the transfer of Soviet urbanism to East Germany as a program to transform not only war-torn cities, but the national and class identities of their inhabitants as well. Stalinist neoclassicism; Soviet Bloc architecture

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