Anxiety Culture

An International and Interdisciplinary Research Project

The German scientific journal DUZ interviewing Prof. Hoinkes on the Anxiety Culture Project

The DUZ, the German University Magazine for Scientific Research and Social Transfer, published an interview with Prof. Hoinkes on the Anxiety Culture Project. Take a look at the article in the DUZ issue of Sept. 2019. [in German] The YouTube link at the end of this article refers to an online interview with Prof. Ulrich…
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Prof. Ulrich Hoinkes interviewed on the AC Project by NDR Info

On September 5th 2019, the annual study on fear (German Angst) was published by R+V Versicherung in Berlin. The Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR Info, the public broadcaster of Northern Germany) reported about it and took the opportunity to interview Prof. Ulrich Hoinkes about the Anxiety Culture project. [in German],audio557824.html

Deutschlandfunk podcast featuring the Anxiety Culture Project

The German National Broadcasting Corporation (Deutschlandfunk) published a podcast and written report, illustrated with examples and quotes from experts in the AC Project, giving some essential details about the special interest and topics of our collaborative work. We are happy to share this link with you. [in German]

“Kultur der Angst”: the Anxiety Culture Project made known by the North German press

The publishing group sh:z, which covers the whole area of the German State of Schleswig-Holstein, issues a special feature on the Anxiety Culture Project in its weekend magazine of August 17th, 2019. [in German]

Press Interview on Anxiety Culture with Prof. Ulrich Hoinkes

Newspaper article in the Kieler Nachrichten, published on August 7th, 2019. You can read it here: [in German]

Report on the 26th International Conference of Europeanists, June 20-22, 2019

26th International Conference of Europeanists, June 20-22, 2019Universidad Carlos III de MadridOrganized by the Council for European Studies Panel: Community and belonging: What makes us stick together (and drift apart) in an Anxiety Culture From a modern European point of view, communities are a reality, or at least a discursive topic operating on very different…
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Anxiety Culture: Beyond Fear

Working Conference of the Anxiety Culture Project May 26th – 29th, 2019Venue: Seminarzentrum Gut Siggen. In collaboration with the Center on Humanities in Education, organized by Prof. Ulrich Hoinkes (Kiel University) Programme Sunday, May 26th 3:30 pm Welcome Address Ulrich Hoinkes, Project Founder at Kiel University Presentation of the Anxiety Culture Project: Concepts and Research Foci Karen Struve,…
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Living and Learning in a World of Anxieties

International Conference and Workshop of the Anxiety Culture Project’s Profile and Research Strategy November 15th – 17th, 2018Venue: Kiel University – Leibnizstraße 1, room 106b. Organized by the Center on Humanities in Education, Prof. Ulrich Hoinkes (Kiel University) all fotos ©Iris Peters In June 2015, a group of scholars from Columbia University were invited to Kiel…
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Anxiety Culture Project Workshop

Anxiety Culture Project Workshop February 23rd, 2018Interchurch Center, New York City8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. With the aim of exploring specific research areas and opening up our project to broader perspectives, a research workshop took place in New York City. Collaborators from diverse fields and institutions came together to explore the common ground laid at…
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The perception of social threats and crisis in public life and education

International Conference  The perception of social threats and crisis in public life and education Seminarzentrum Gut SiggenJuly 16 – 18, 2017 Report on the International Conference “The Perception of Social Threats and Crisis in Public Life and Education” From July 16th to July 18th, 2017, in the idyllic location of Gut Siggen, an international conference centered on…
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