Circa 1400, The legendary unicorn with the head and legs of a horse and a long, twisted horn set in the middle of its forehead.

Circa 1400, The legendary unicorn with the head and legs of a horse and a long, twisted horn set in the middle of its forehead.

The Power of Wonder

A SNF Sinergia project

The Instrumentalization of Admiration, Astonishment and Surprise in Discourses of Knowledge, Power and Art.

 

 

Institutions Involved:

  • University of Zurich, German Department, Prof. Dr. Mireille Schnyder
  • University of Basel, German Department, Prof. Dr. Nicola Gess
  • University of Freiburg, Department of Sociology, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Bröckling
  • University of Basel, French Department, Prof. Dr. Hugues Marchal