Well: You really should get out and read more.
Originally Posted by stinkyprofessor
Otherwise, it's hard to see how one could consider
a 35-year-old essay built on quasi-Freudian psycho-
analytic argument to qualify as the "last word" on
anything at all. The author herself lays no claim to
objectivity. In her first paragraph, she writes:
"Psychoanalytic theory is thus appropriated here
as a political weapon, demonstrating the way the
unconscious of patriarchal society has structured
film form." Her thesis receives its first articulation
in the following sentence: "The paradox of phallo-
centrism in all its manifestations is that it depends
on the image of the castrated woman to give order
and meaning to its world."
How about a photograph of Damien Hirst's
Originally Posted by TheFlyingCamera
pickled shark, cross-processed no less?
See below for a photo of a naked shark.
[Ceci n'est pas un raquin nu.]