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Projects (2012–2016)

Project Group A | Articulations

Project Group A concerns itself with the primary forms in which the heroic is stated and presented in a diachronic overview and from the perspective of different disciplines.

Project Group B | Models

In Project Group B, the research focuses on the processes by which certain persistent models of the heroic are formed, changed and contestably accepted or rejected by a society.

Project Group C | Competition

The research being done in Project Group C focuses on notable competitions surrounding the heroic. Those sustaining these competing heroizations and heroisms are for the most part different social (or national) groups.

Integrated Research Training Group | Phase 1

The Integrated Research Training Group (IGK) is dedicated to meeting the specific needs of the SFB’s doctoral students.