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Augsburger Allgemeine, "He tenderly named each gun barrel" | 12th September 2019
At the History Slam, five young scientists exposed the various peculiarities of Emperor Maximilian I. Among them was Dennis Pulina, a researcher at Project D3, whose research focuses on the heroizations of Maximilian I in the Latin epic. Find the article here.

Nürnberger Nachrichten, "Just save the world" | 14th September 2019
The research of Prof. Ulrich Bröckling, Project D12 leader, is addressed in an article on new heroines such as Carola Rackete, Greta Thunberg and Megan Rapinoe in the Nürnberger Nachrichten.

"One Eye on Iran" | 5th September 2019
Dr. Olmo Gölz, member of Project D14, is featured on the podcast "One Eye on Iran". In the third episode, "Heroes, Gangsters and Violent Actors", he talks about how heroes are made and he explores the traditional Iranian masculine ideal. Additionally, Olmo Gölz describes two violent actors of the Pahlavi era, the heroes of the revolution, of the Iran-Iraq war and of today. The podcast is available on Soundcloud, Spotify, iTunes and

SWR 2, "Forum" | 18th July 2018
Prof. Ralf von den Hoff, speaker of the collaborative research centre SFB 948 and leader of Project D1, features on the radio culture programme SWR2 Forum. He discusses the topic "From Stauffenberg to Rackete - How do images of heroes change?". Find the website here.