Dance mania : The party's over and may begin anew
Historian Daniel Morat on the frenzied dancing during pandemics old and new, the euphoria of the post-Wall era and the end of the Easyjet generation.
BerlinThese are extraordinary times. Despite the lack of places to party, people are getting together anyway – and ignoring corona regulations. And what’s going to happen to Berlin as a destination for nightlife? Historian Daniel Morat specialises in the history of enjoyment – and believes we’re reaching the end of an era.
Berliner Zeitung: Mr Morat, the clubs are closed, the fun’s been cancelled. Is the world’s party capital losing its soul?