Weekly blog for June 1: Isherwood’s Berlin

Christopher Isherwood and W. H. Auden in 1938

Christopher Isherwood and W. H. Auden in 1938

In Berlin, one can take an Isherwood tour of the gay district, where Christopher Isherwood lived when he was dreaming up the stories that the movie Cabaret is based on. Berlin also has a museum dedicated to gay victims of the Nazi holocaust, which is also relevant to the film, the stories, and the people Isherwood’s characters were based on. 

Christopher Isherwood Lived Here

Christopher Isherwood Lived Here

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