Current research projects
Journalism and the Order of Emotions
Jul 01, 2019 — Jun 30, 2023
The research project "Journalism and the Order of Emotions" focuses on the question of how journalism, which is normatively committed to the ideal of neutral reporting, generates emotions and makes them visible in discourse. Under conditions of digital communication, journalism proves to be an ...
DFG-funded Project: Journalism Challenged: Understanding Performative Publics through Media Practice
Margreth Lünenborg, in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Christoph Raetzsch (Aarhus University)
Project Duration: Three Years (started in May 2020) Based on a practice- and gender-theoretical framework, the project investigates the emergence of performative publics around the #metoo debate in Germany (Case Study I) as well as gender-politically relevant discourse formations in the context ...