Advanced search in
Research products
arrow_drop_down
Searching FieldsTerms
Any field
arrow_drop_down
includes
arrow_drop_down
Include:
1,664 Research products, page 1 of 167

  • Publications
  • Research data
  • Between

10
arrow_drop_down
Date (most recent)
arrow_drop_down
  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Bonasera, Carmen;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    This paper aims at a critical analysis of comedian Bo Burnham’s Netflix special Inside (2021) – a show filmed during the Covid-19 lockdown period – in terms of defamiliarization techniques, and especially through the lens of the Brechtian notion of Verfremdung. By resum...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Rondini, Andrea;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    The article outlines the reception of the concept of estrangement elaborated by Šklovskij in the poetics of Gianni Celati. The Italian writer resumes this concept in his analyses dedicated to Swift and Stendhal, linked to key themes of his work, starting from the decons...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Panizzo, Paolo;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    The article examines Ingo Schulze’s novel Die rechtschaffenen Mörder (2020) in the light of the considerations on estrangement expressed by the author in his speech for the Brecht Prize in 2013. This paper highlights how the novel is about two types of ‘estrangements’: ...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Seligardi, Beatrice;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    By looking at the representation strategies in some works by Giulia Niccolai and Patrizia Vicinelli, two of the most female representatives of Italian experimental literature in the XX century, this article aims to provide a specific interpretation of the estrangement e...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    De Grassi, Massimo;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    Il saggio descrive il ruolo svolto dallo scultore toscano Corrado Feroci nel processo di occidentalizzazione del regno del Siam prima e della Thailandia poi. Con i suoi ritratti e le sue sculture monumentali l'artista ha cambiato radicalmente il modo con cui la classe d...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Adamo, Sergia;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    Vedere le cose come se si vedessero per la prima volta: potrebbe essere questa la possibilità che si apre nel momento in cui adottiamo uno sguardo a distanza, operiamo uno straniamento, uno spaesamento. «Tutti siamo spaesati rispetto a qualcosa e a qualcuno», ha scritto...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Bartolotta, Simona;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    This article proposes a reconceptualization of Darko Suvin’s notion of cognitive estrangement through affordance theory. Specifically, science-fictional estrangement is redescribed as the creation of fictional world-affordances imbued with cognitive potential. This pers...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Fioravanti, Samuele;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    This paper describes the effects of estrangement in the context of Italian poetry of the so-called Digital Renaissance. Renaissance sources (Vita di Filippo Lippi, the Strozzi Chapel, and The Ideal City of Urbino) are compared with texts by Laura Accerboni, Guido Mazzon...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Puccioni, Linda;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    Anna Mitgutsch’s In foreign cities is a novel about the experience of a progressive and increasingly complete estrangement. The all-encompassing alienation that pervades the main character, an American who moved to Europe, is reflected at the same time on a linguistic l...

  • Open Access Italian
    Authors: 
    Watkins, David;
    Publisher: Università degli Studi di Cagliari

    In Sebald, defects of sight, a recurring feature of his characters, open up the possibility of a new perspective, in which both the concept of ‘estrangement’ and that of ‘disturbing’ come together. With a constantly disoriented gaze which renders unrecognizable what is ...