Through the rupture: The aesthetics of trauma fiction

Project Details


The narrativisation of historical trauma in fiction and film after World War II
Short titleTrauma fiction
Effective start/end date01/01/200314/08/2015

Fields of Science

  • 613 Arts
  • trauma literature
  • catastrophe films
  • fictionalising trauma
  • Historical trauma
  • Interpersonal subjectivity
  • cognitive narratology
  • cognitive film theory
  • neuropsychoanalysis
  • traumatic memory
  • cultural memory
  • collective mourning
  • working through trauma