Alexandra Kalle discovered her olfactory talent in her late twenties and gave up her career as a marketing expert. Today she works for a fragrance company that makes the world famous brand 4711 Original Eau de Cologne. On Talking Germany, Alexandra Kalle speaks about her sensory relationship to her work.
Arts.21 goes conspiratorial. How do artists fight against Big Brother? In addition, we present eloquent, exciting new novelists from Nigeria. In our series, "When We Were 17… Youth at the Crossroads,” we look at 1989, the year the Berlin Wall fell. And we’re in Berlin to report on how the Holocaust memorial is crumbling.