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Samantha Fagan, an American living in Berlin, talks about a little bit of everything in a daily podcast that’s under 10-minutes long.

Samantha Fagan, an American living in Berlin, talks about a little bit of everything in a daily podcast that’s under 10-minutes long.

Location:

Germany

Description:

Samantha Fagan, an American living in Berlin, talks about a little bit of everything in a daily podcast that’s under 10-minutes long.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Pilgrims Part 4 - Nov 27, 2020

11/27/2020
The one where Sam concludes the story of the first Thanksgiving and how it became a national holiday. Resources: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/pilgrims/ https://www.history.com/topics/native-american-history/king-philips-war https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lincoln-proclaims-official-thanksgiving-holiday https://www.history.com/news/abraham-lincoln-and-the-mother-of-thanksgiving --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:09:17

The Pilgrims Part 3 - Nov 26, 2020

11/26/2020
The one where Sam talks about the Pilgrims' first winter at Plymouth and meeting the Wampanoag tribe. Resources: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/native-intelligence-109314481/ https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/pilgrims/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:09:29

The Pilgrims Part 2 - Nov 25, 2020

11/25/2020
The one where Sam talks about the Pilgrims' life in Holland and their journey on the Mayflower to the New World. Watch the documentary, American Experience: The Pilgrims, here: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/pilgrims/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:09:02

The Pilgrims Part 1 - Nov 24, 2020

11/24/2020
The one where Sam dives into the history of Thanksgiving and who the Pilgrims were. Watch the documentary, American Experience: The Pilgrims, here: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/pilgrims/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:08:13

Gobble - Nov 20, 2020

11/20/2020
The one where Sam's turkey saga continues. The Marco Polo app: https://www.marcopolo.me/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:07:28

Tiny Freezer - Nov 19, 2020

11/19/2020
The one where Sam talks about how small the fridges are in Berlin. Christmas Wreath Workshop: https://www.julianhouse.org.uk/support-us/events/christmas-workshops/christmas-wreath-workshop-with-bohemian-blooms/ Christmas Choir Concert: https://www.julianhouse.org.uk/support-us/events/christmas-workshops/virtual-christmas-choir-show/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:08:03

Geocities - Nov 18, 2020

11/18/2020
The one where Sam talks about how Geocities started it all. The Lost Cities of Geo by 99% Invisible --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:08:25

Sacrifice - Nov 17, 2020

11/17/2020
The one where Sam wonders about what makes sacrifice so hard. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:09:53

Music Monday - Nov 16, 2020

11/16/2020
The one where Sam announces Music Monday. Follow Sam on Instagram. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:06:39

Friday the 13th - Nov 13, 2020

11/13/2020
The one where Sam tells everyone to leave her a voice message! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:07:03

Squats - Nov 12, 2020

11/12/2020
The one where Sam talks about Køpi and other squats in Berlin. References: https://koepi137.net/history.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C3%B8pi#CITEREFSandler2016 https://www.thelocal.de/20140404/berlin-squats-at-your-service https://theculturetrip.com/europe/germany/berlin/articles/shifting-tides-the-rise-and-fall-of-squatting-culture-in-berlin/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:08:44

Walk - Nov 11, 2020

11/11/2020
The one where Sam takes you on a Tuesday night walk in Berlin. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Duration:00:08:23

Food Part 2 – Nov 10, 2020

11/10/2020
The one where Sam talks about how she became interested in cooking. Niger’s National Dish: https://nationalfoods.org/recipe/national-dish-of-niger-djerma-stew/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Bye Don – Nov 9, 2020

11/9/2020
The one where Sam celebrates the President Elect of the USA and asks others in Berlin how they’re feeling about it. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Rest – Nov 6, 2020

11/6/2020
What are you grateful for today? --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Poet – Nov 5, 2020

11/5/2020
The one where Sam reads poems to get you through a tough time. Here Comes This Dreamer – Micah Bournes – https://amzn.to/329xByo “Hope” is the thing with feathers – (314) – Emily Dickinson – https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/42889/hope-is-the-thing-with-feathers-314 A Litany for Survival – Audre Lorde – https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/147275/a-litany-for-survival Perhaps the World Ends Here – Joy Harjo –...

Clean – Nov 4, 2020

11/4/2020
The one where Sam talks about how a clean house leads to a clean mind. A Monk’s Guide to a Clean House and Mind: https://amzn.to/327DFHy --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Election Day – Nov 3, 2020

11/3/2020
The one where Sam rambles about the US election and Berlin museums and the first day of Lockdown 2.0. Twitter: https://twitter.com/designitplease Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/suprsam/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

Lockdown 2:1 – Nov 2, 2020

11/2/2020
The first day of Germany’s second lockdown. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message

3 Days – Oct 29, 2020

10/30/2020
3 days until lockdown part 2. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/to-berlin-and-beyond/message