Popular narratives of a good life. Interrelationships between modern medicine and temporality on German television.


German project description
Das Projekt untersucht die (massen-) mediale Darstellung und Verhandlung von zeitlichen Vorstellungen guten Lebens im Kontext der Medizin. Wie werden veränderte Zeitvorstellungen angesichts aktueller medizinischer Entwicklungen und individuelle Neuorientierungen im Blick auf ein gelingendes Leben im deutschen linearen Fernsehen und in nicht-linearen Streaming-Angeboten wahrgenommen und televisuell gestaltet?

English project description
The project analyses the (mass) media representation and negotiation of temporal conceptions of the good life in the context of medicine. How are changing conceptions of time considering current medical developments and individual reorientations in relation to a successful life perceived and televisualized by German linear television and non-linear streaming services?

Principal investigators
Stockinger-Martus, Claudia Prof. Dr. (Details) (Modern German Literature (Literature of the 19th to 21th Century))
Hißnauer, Christian Dr. (Details) (Modern German Literature (Literature of the 19th to 21th Century))

Participating organisational units of HU Berlin

Financer
DFG: Forschergruppen

Duration of project
Start date: 05/2021
End date: 04/2025

Research Areas
Modern German Literature, Theatre and Media Studies

Research Areas
Geisteswissenschaften, Literaturwissenschaft, medical humanities, Medienwissenschaft, Medizinethik

Last updated on 2023-29-06 at 14:33