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WW1 Centennial News for December 7, 2018 - Episode #100

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Highlights: The Aftermath Part I

Host: Theo Mayer

Part I of a special 2-part series examining the immediate aftermath of the Armistice signing.

  • Preview of coming attractions - Host | @00:25
  • The immediate aftermath - Mike Shuster  | @04:15
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Dr. Glyn Prysor and Peter Francis | @07:50
  • War, wounds, pain and fear - Professor Joanna Burke | @18:00
  • Coming Home - Jonathan Casey | @26:40
  • Hello Girls the Musical - Cara Reichel and Peter Mills | @33:00
  • Peter Jackson’s “They Shall Not Grow Old” - Brent Burge | @42:10

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PODCAST NOTES: Guest links and our research

Great War Project

http://greatwarproject.org/2018/11/25/first-allied-troops-cross-into-germany/

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

https://shapingoursorrow.cwgc.org/

https://www.cwgc.org/

Trauma and Pain

http://www.bbk.ac.uk/history/our-staff/academic-staff/joanna

Coming Home: Americans Return

https://www.theworldwar.org/explore/exhibitions/past-exhibitions/coming-home

https://www.theworldwar.org

Hello Girls: The Musical

https://www.worldwar1centennial.org/index.php/communicate/press-media/wwi-centennial-news/5557-the-new-hello-girls-musical-play-to-debut-in-nyc.html

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/02/theater/the-hello-girls-review.html

http://www.playbill.com/article/an-exclusive-first-look-at-the-hello-girls-off-broadway

They Shall Not Grow Old

https://www.fathomevents.com/events/they-shall-not-grow-old

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74h-o8dFU8E

 

Sponsors:

The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation

 

Production:

Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey

Research: JL Michaud

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