The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming!

Susan Smith recounts an extraordinary escape from behind the Iron Curtain–the very day Berlin was divided, 13 August, 1961–as she returned home from a year abroad living in Poland.

Storyteller: Susan Smith

Date of Story: 13 August, 1961
Location of Story: Warsaw, Poland; East Berlin, German Democratic Republic; West Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany
Location:  San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2 November, 2015