The Space of the Telenovela

The space of the telenovela is a space that not only existed on television, but transcended the screen to become embedded in the Mexican daily life. When exported globally it also became the imaginary representation of the Mexican identity, one that captured spectators around the globe.

Visual Essay by Daniella Camarena
“How many of you have a television?”

Although the physical object of the television has left many of our homes, our consumption of content has continued through the use of mostly portable devices. How have new modes of content production and consumption altered our relationship to screens, as well as the spaces we inhabit?

Read our full reflection on Space, Television, and Architecture here.

Below is our guide for June 17, 2020.

PROSEMINAR: Space, Television and Architecture led by Lea-Catherine Szacka. 
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