Paper Spaces (MSTAA)
The course will propose readings and analysis from modern and contemporary authors, coming from different linguistic backgrounds and whose works are characterized by the attention to landscape, spatial, and architectural representations and descriptions. In an interdisciplinary and comparative approach, the course will explore textual forms and dynamics of various nature, with the aim of underlining how far the word can dialogue with the dimension of space. Through the genre of photo-text, the course will also consider the relationship between word and image, in dialogue with the space of the page. Organized as a seminar the course entails on the part of the participants a commitment to reading the texts and exploring them in depth.