Collective memory: The house, Part 1 of 4

Czech Bohemia (© Flickr/Marek Kapusta)

As part of the series Collective Memory, Michele Ernsting presents “The House”. It is the unusual story of a Czech emigré who unexpectedly hears that the old family home in the Bohemian mountains still exists. What he finds under the floorboards when he visits the house brings the painful family past back to life. 

Producer: Michele Ernsting

Broadcast: December 9, 2001