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Interview with Roman Bartosch in a new arte documentary about Maja Lunde and her great climate fiction

In the documentary “Das Phänomen Maja Lunde. Klimawandel als Bestseller/Maja Lunde. L’écologie est un roman” (German/French), Roman Bartosch, Eva Horn, Maja Lunde, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber and Pierre Schoentjes discuss functions and possibilities of literature in a changing world. May 10th, 21:45 on arte TV.


Interview with Roman Bartosch for WDR 5

On the occasion of the launch of the TV series adaptation of German author Frank Schätzing's climate thriller Der Schwarm, Roman Bartosch was interviewed by WDR 5 about the potentials of fiction for communicating climate change (March 6, 2023).

Listen to the full report here.


Interview with Roman Bartosch

On January 30, 2023, the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger published an article on the narration of climate change, prompted by the publication of the science thriller Der Riss by German author Thilo Winter. Roman Bartosch was interviewed by the newspaper in this context and discussed recent trends and narrative strategies in climate change literature.

Read the full article here.


Article about the project Climate Change Literacy (CCL) in the Cologne University Magazine

The Cologne University Magazine printed an article about the project CCL and its interesting findings in the magazine supplement SCHULE in the third issue of 2022: Klimawandel im Roman: Was Climate Fiction leisten kann (written by Anna Becker, pp. 3–4 (suppl.), Kölner Universitätsmagazin 3/22).

Read the article (German) here.


ZEIT Wissen 3 ½ Fragen with Kate Rigby

Kate Rigby was interviewed by ZEIT Wissen for the section “3 ½ Fragen” (3 ½ Questions) on November 24, 2022.

Read the interview in DIE ZEIT print edition (48/2022) or in DIE ZEIT Wissen3 Newsletter.


Panel Discussion with Carolin Schwegler

On November 2, 2022, MESH postdoc Carolin Schwegler (Environmental Linguistics) has participated in a panel discussion on “Communicative Strategies and Framing in the Climate Discourse” at the Dahlem Humanities Center (Berlin Science Week 2022).


Interview with Julia Hoydis

Julia Hoydis was interviewed by Nataša Ivaković for “ZEIT für X” on July 07, 2022.

Read the whole interview here.


Roundtable discussion with Kate Rigby

On April 18, 2022, Kate Rigby has participated in a roundtable discussion on Environmental Humanities by the University College London, hosted by Roxana Toloza Chacon.

Listen to the whole discussion here.