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Wednesday on Lake Effect: Former Stasi Prisoner, 'Break the Mold,' 'Milwaukee Noir'

Wednesday on Lake Effect:

We meet a German historian who was imprisoned by the East German secret police in 1981 for trying to escape to the West. Then, a naturopathic doctor explains her difficulties treating patients and the breakthrough that changed her practice. Plus, the joys of writing noir fiction using Milwaukee as the city that never sleeps.


  • Peter Keup, German historian and former Stasi prisoner
  • Dr. Jill Crista, author, Break the Mold: 5 Tools to Conquer Mold and Take Back Your Health
  • Tim Hennessy, editor, Milwaukee Noir; Jennifer Morales and Valerie Laken, writers, Milwaukee Noir
  • Mel Miskimen, essayist