AR-624 / 1 credit

Teacher(s): Cogato Lanza Elena, Braghieri Nicola

Language: French/English

Remarque: Bilingual course English/ English. June 3rd 2022.


Tous les ans


The problematization of modernity, its legacies, and its overcoming will be tackled from the perspective of study subjects, methods, and results of ongoing doctoral research.




Richard Dubé, Pascal Gin, Walter Moser, Alvaro Pires, Modernité en Transit/Modernity in Transit, Ottawa 2009.
Maurizio Ferraris,Manifeste du nouveau réalisme, Hermann, Paris, 2014 [2012].
Nathalie Heinich, Ce que le militantisme fait à la recherche, Gallimard, Paris, 2021.

Charles Jencks, The Language of Post-Modern Architecture, Academy, London 1977.
Charles Jencks (dir.), The Post-Modern Reader, Wiley, Chichester 2011.
Charles Jencks, Rem Koolhaas, "Radical Post-Modernism and Content: Charles Jencks and Rem Koolhaas Debate the Issue", Architectural Design, 2011-09, Vol. 81(5), p. 32-45.
Jean-François Lyotard, The Postmodern condition. A Report on Knowledge, Manchester, Manchester University Press 1984 [1979].
Lewis Mumford, Technics and Civilization, Routlege, London 1934.
Karl Popper, The Open Society and Its Enemies, Routledge, London 1945.
Robert Venturi, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, MOMA, New York 1966.

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Postmodern ?
  • Lecture: 16 Hour(s)

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