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‘To emancipate woman is to refuse to confine her to the relations she bears to man, not to deny them to her’ (Simone De Beauvoir Quote)

‘It is nonsense to assert that revelry, vice, ecstasy, passion, would become impossible if man and woman were equal in concrete matters; the contradictions that put the flesh in opposition to the spirit, the instant to time, the swoon of … Continue reading

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Chaos, Darkness and Woman

“There is a good principle, which has created order, light and man; and a bad principle, which has created chaos, darkness and woman.” Pythagoras

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Art is prostitution – Baudelaire

‘Love is the desire of prostitution. There is not even one noble pleasure which cannot be reduced to prostitution. At a play, at a ball, each one finds pleasure in all. What is art? Prostitution.’ Intimate papers from the unpublished … Continue reading

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Don’t call me a whore!

(Pricilla) Alexander argues that we will never be free until women stop being afraid of being called a whore. Maggie O’Neill in response to Pricilla Alexander co-author of ‘Whores and Other Feminists’ 1997.

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The Whores on Seventh Avenue

‘I do declare, there were times when I was so lonesome I took some comfort there’ Paul Simon ‘The Boxer’ (1969)

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