[Bb 190327 PHS Students Reactions to “Love…”] In March 2019, high school students from the Pembroke Hill School participated in a beta test of Unit 1 of our new T&S Curriculum. History teacher Ms. Jeanette L. Jones asked her students to read the introduction and first scene of the historical drama “Love in the Age […]
[User Post: BB220118] Andrew Stuart Bergerson, Kansas City A First Article about Hilde and Roland The article demonstrates how Hilde and Roland use their correspondence to “inscribe themselves” into a Nazi future during their courtship from 1938 to 1940, building a relationship of trust between themselves by linking it to a relationship of trust with God, […]
Love in the Age of Hitler: A Courtship in Letters, 1938–1940 An historical drama by K. Scott Baker, Andrew Stuart Bergerson, and Deborah Parker. The letters of Hilde and Roland lend themselves to adaptation as an historical drama for many reasons. There is drama in their self-presentation as letter writers, in the challenges they face at building their relationship, and in their struggles to […]
L. on May 8, 1938. Most respectable Ms. Laube, I received your letter on Saturday. Since then I have thought about you frequently.
[380504–2‑1] O., on May 4, 1938. Esteemed Mr. [Nordhoff]. Please pardon my conduct, but I must address this letter to you. I want to ask you a great favor: that you grant me a chance to talk with you on the 11. or 12. of June. Please understand me correctly: I must speak with you. Should it […]