"There cannot be just one companion species; there have to be at least two to make one. It is in the syntax; it is in the flesh."
Donna Haraway, The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People and Significant Otherness
Familiar is a twinset of performances on significant otherness. One authored by Gillie Kleiman and performed by Greg Wohead, the other authored by Greg Wohead and performed by Gillie Kleiman, the two are twisted together with the help of story, song and spit.