When I have no one to turn to, I write

When I have no one to turn to, I write

Todor PetkovI propose a mental experiment based on a real case: I will construct an ideal-type hero with a biography strewn with social sufferings, contradictions of inheritance, successful and unsuccessful self-inheritances etc. on the basis of the actual life of a...
The Refugee

The Refugee

Tanya Orbova The refugee’s figure is perhaps the most complete incarnation of “I have no one to turn to.” However, contemporary studies of the so-called “refugee wave” (“crisis,” “invasion,” etc.) in the media are...
The Socialist Man

The Socialist Man

Rositsa Lyubenova I would like to give a different and, I think, important point of view to the socialist society and the socialist man, marked with specific traumatism (unresolved to date). I mean a socioanalytical perspective on reality, which has become a...
The Depopulated Village

The Depopulated Village

Desislav Georgiev The problem that I propose to address is the social suffering in the context of the Bulgarian village and in particular how it is related to the ongoing demographic and economic changes. The subject is a continuation of my bachelor’s thesis, for...
The Patient’s suffering

The Patient’s suffering

Denitsa Nencheva I propose in this part of the project to pay attention to another aspect of social suffering – the suffering of the patient. In this case, my main focus, due to previous concerns with the subject, as well as personal motivation, is directed at a...