Transforming illness: Embodied narratives of healing

Project: Research

Project Details


The project focuses on the experience of illness from a performative, phenomenological and autoethnographic perspective. It tackles the interconnections of movement, emotion and environment and how their dynamical relationships shape embodied narratives and sense making.
Effective start/end date01/09/202031/08/2023


  • autoethnography
  • phenomenology, affectivity, movement practices, qualitative research
  • phenomenology of illness
  • phenomenology of the body
  • medical ethnography
  • medical anthropology
  • performance studies