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Erotic/Pornographic – Roland Barthes in ‘Camera Lucida’

“Another unary photograph is the pornographic photograph (I am not saying the erotic photograph: the erotic is a pornographic that has been disturbed, fissured). Nothing more homogeneous than a pornographic photograph. It is always a naive photograph, without intention and … Continue reading

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MOSEX

The Museum of Sex, New York On October 5th 2002 the Museum of Sex first opened its Fifth Avenue doors to an eager and curious public. The inaugural exhibition NYCSEX: How New York Transformed Sex in America presented work intended … Continue reading

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Have You Got Erotic Capital?

extract from an Article by Catherine Hakim for Prospect Magazine, 24th March 2010. ‘Have You Got Erotic Capital?   It can be just as valuable as a university degree—especially for women’ ‘Erotic capital goes beyond beauty to include sex appeal, charm and social … Continue reading

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