Lectures 2006
9/25/2020
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"Familiarization and estrangement in space. From the burrow to Urbicande" Eftichi Maria

In this study we are focusing our analysis in different ways of familiarization and estrangement, as conditions of modern architecture. Nowadays architecture is expanding to other fields and is using images and ideas from every day life. Taking this into account we analyze the symptoms of familiarization and estrangement, as well as the uncanny feeling between them, through Kafka’s novel, the burrow, and the comic Fever in Urbicande, from Schuiten-Peeters