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2014


SWR 1, Am Nachmittag, 23 November 2014
As part of a four-hour radio program titled "Helden - verehrt, bewundert, aber auch notwendig?" (translated: Heroes - admired, adored, but necessary?) the German radio station Südwestrundfunk interviews Prof. Dr. Ulrich Bröckling. The interview is in German.

Expressum, September 2014
The e-journal of the University of Freiburg Library Expressum. Informationen aus dem Freiburger Bibliothekssystem reports on its cooperation with the SFB 948 in connection with the seminar course "Krieg und Frieden" organized by the Berthold-Gymnasium Freiburg and the SFB 948. The article is in German.

Online Magazine / Blog Juiced, 10 September 2014
The online magazine / blog Juiced publishes an interview with Prof. Dr. Ralf von den Hoff "Über Helden, Hausfrauen und die Rolle der Medien. The interview is in German.

Der Sonntag, 27 July 2014
Der Sonntag (a weekly newspaper in South Baden) reports on the closing event of the seminar course "Krieg und Frieden" (War and Peace) which the Freiburg Berthold-Gymnasium and the SFB 948 organized together. The article is in German.

Badische Zeitung, 24 July 2014
Under the title "Das macht Schule!" the Badische Zeitung announces the closing event to the seminar course "Krieg und Frieden" (War and Peace) which the Freiburg Berthold-Gymnasium and the SFB 948 organized together. The announcement is in Geman.

Badische Zeitung, 24 July 2014
The Badische Zeitung reports on the film "Mit der Kamera in der Schlachtfront" (1913) being shown again in Germany for the first time in over 100 years as part of the film series "Der Erste Weltkrieg im Film" (The First World War in Film). The article is in German.

uni'wissen, July 2014
uni'wissen, the research magazine of the University of Freiburg, reports on the research being doen in Project B5 "National Crisis and Political Heroism in the Long 19th Century: Bonapartism in European Comparison" in an article titled "Streit um einen Helden." The article is in German.

uni'leben, July 2014
uni'leben, the newspaper of the University of Freiburg, reports on the successful collaboration between the SFB 948 and the Freiburg Berthold-Gymnasium in an article titled "Cyberkrieg und Nerds mit Hornbrille". The article is in German.

Nordwestradio, Der gute Morgen, 16 July 2014
Prof. Dr. Andreas Gelz is interviewed on Nordwestradio on the correlations that exist between the success of the German national football team at the World Cup in Brazil and heroes and heroism. The segment is in German.

Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (SRF), Echo der Zeit, 15 July 2014
In light of the German national football team's World Cup victory and their reception at the so-called 'fan mile' in Berlin Prof. Dr. Andreas Gelz is interviewed on the most important informative program of the Swiss public radio. The segment is in German.

Deutschlandradio Kultur, Studio 9, 15 July 2014
In light of the German national football team's World Cup victory and their reception at the so-called 'fan mile' in Berlin Prof. Dr. Andreas Gelz is interviewed on the program "Interview des Tages" about the mechanisms of adoration and veneration. The segment is in German.

SWR 2, Journal am Mittag, 28 April 2014
To mark the beginning of the film series "Der Erste Weltkrieg im Film" (The First World War in Film) which the SFB 948 organized with its partners the SWR 2 radio program Journal am Mittag interviewed Dr. F. Leithold (Medienzentrum of the University of Freiburg Library and co-organizer of the film series). The segment is in German.

uni.tv freiburg, April 2014
The Univeristy of Freiburg's student-run TV channel, uni.tv freiburg, looks into the parallels and differences between current everyday heroism and heroic figures from Antiquity. In this segment titled "Auf der Suche nach dem modernen Helden" (In Search of the Modern Hero) students interview the spokesperson of the SFB 948, Prof. Dr. Ralf von den Hoff. The program is in German.

 

 

uni'alumni, Spring 2014
Published by the University of Freiburg's Alumni Association, uni'alumni informs former students of the University of Freiburg about current developments at the school. In its Spring 2014 issue it recommends to its readers the podcast on the lecture series "Krieg und Heldentum" which the SFB 948 organized in the Winter Semester 2013/14.  The article is in German.

Neue Zürcher Zeitung, January 2014
In addition to the article "Helden: Herakles' Erben" (translated "Heroes: Heracles’ Legacies") the Neue Zürcher Zeitung has published an interview with the spokesperson of the SFB 948, Prof. Dr. Ralf von den Hoff.

CICERO-Magazin, January 2014
In her article titled "Helden wie wir" (translated "Heroes like us") in the magazine Cicero Katharina Dippold traces the desire for heroes which according to her has not disappeared in the post-heroic age. In this regard she mentions the SFB 948 and quotes a SFB member in Prof. Dr. Ulrich Bröckling.