Bert Brecht

As the spring tradition,  Discovering Berlin hrough the writer ́s eye group invite the members to an outdoor meeting on 27 May 2019. This time the group traced the interesting life story of Bert Brech in Berlin ́s Mitte.

Passing by the theaters where Brecht worked and the residential buildings where he lived in, Brigitte Mielke, the knowledgable and competent city guide, vividly illustrated Brecht ́s life story. She recited the poems, letters and commentaries of his peers written for him and took the group to the hardships’ era in Brecht’s life and profession. With the poem Brecht wished to be read at his own grave, the group ended the tour at the beautiful Dorotheenstädtischer Friedhof.