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2018


SWR2, “Der Wunderwortepriester” | July 6, 2018
Prof. Achim Aurnhammer, head of Project D6, was a guest on SWR2 Forum, a radio program on SWR2. The episode discussed Stefan George, the German poet and literary translator, and was broadcast in honor of his 150th birthday.

University of Freiburg Online Magazine, “The Struggle Against Mountains, Wind and Rain” | June 8, 2018
The University of Freiburg’s online magazine featured an interview with Prof. Andreas Gelz, head of Project D9, about the heroization of competitive cycling in French literature.

FAZ, “Eine Freiburger Tagung zum islamischen Martyrium” | February 21, 2018 (paywall)
The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported on the workshop organized by Project D14 entitled “Martyrdom in the Modern Islamic World”. The article ran under the headline “Schiitischer als die Schiiten – Tödliche Nachfolge und konfessionsstrategische Instrumentalisierung: Eine Freiburger Tagung zum islamischen Martyrium”.