WGBH Openvault

Morning Stories; Silent War, The


Morning Stories, Marga Dieter session (conversation)

License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Morning Stories
Silent War, The
Series Description

Radio Unforgettable stories from everyday people, produced and directed by Tony Kahn.

Morning Stories was the first weekly podcast in public broadcasting, as well as being featured in the launch of the iTunes podcast store. MORNING STORIES earned a number of awards, including a Gabriel and a medal from the New York International Festival. Series release date: 2004-2008

Program Description

Five-year-old Marga Dieter knew how to keep quiet, and survive, in wartime Germany. Also, a powerful letter from the other side.

Thanks to Magnatune recording artist Vito Paternoster for the use of "Suite II in re minore - prelude" in the production of this week's podcast.

Marga Dieter is the author of "Aamie's War: Women and Children on the German Homefront."

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Mott, Gary (Series Producer)
Kahn, Tony (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Morning Stories; Silent War, The,” 08/27/2007, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_BDFE8FA2A7BA43A888463141945FB709.
MLA: “Morning Stories; Silent War, The.” 08/27/2007. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_BDFE8FA2A7BA43A888463141945FB709>.
APA: Morning Stories; Silent War, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_BDFE8FA2A7BA43A888463141945FB709
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.