Author: Malte Griesse

Workshop “Literature and History” 2013 – “Revolts and Backwardness”

Workshop “Literature and History” 2013 – “Revolts and Backwardness”

Kulturwissenschaftliches Kolleg Konstanz (Bischofsvilla) Our research group on “Early Modern Revolts as Communicative Events” was constituted in mid-September 2013. It is situated in the framework of the Cluster of Excellence “Cultural foundations of integration” at...

Early-modern revolts as commun

Early-modern revolts as commun

Early-modern revolts were cathartic events marked by communicative dynamism. Central questions of social justice and order that remained latent under ordinary circumstances were negotiated verbally and symbolically. Especially during bigger revolts and civil wars, threats...