Tidsskriftet Kulturstudier
Tidsskriftet Kulturstudier

Tidsskriftet

Charlotte: Nogle gang ligger jeg med øjnene lukket og føler, at jeg sover, selvom jeg kan høre, hvad der foregår, men jeg er så langt væk, at jeg ikke reflekterer over det.

English summary

Sleep and Mythical Time
– Everyday Life with Fatigue among Ischemic Stroke Victims and their Spouses


Based on fieldwork among people who report an overwhelming sense of fatigue after stroke and their spouses, the article explores how an increased need for sleep may create a distance between the couples in their shared everyday lives.