PTSD, lost art and the Berlin Wall


  • Ed Gavagan is nearly stabbed to death by a gang, then loses his job and his home while working through PTSD.
  • Nathan Englander (pictured) is still a teenager when he heads to Europe hoping to witness the fall of Communism in East Berlin.
  • Ellie Lee suffers an enormous setback in the making of her documentary but gets inspired, years later, to try again.

Hosted by The Moth’s Artistic Director, Catherine Burns.

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Photo by Jason Falchook