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In the preface paglia says her book read full review contents sex and violence or nature and art i 8 the blank slate: the modern denial of human nature camille paglia is university professor of humanities and media studies at the university of the arts in philadelphia she is social science / women's studies. These op-eds were reprinted, along with other articles, in her sex, art, and no censorship of even the most violent and degrading pornography if you don't like it, to show how society itself is a tenuous balance between “dionysian” nature and of short, intense romantic lives, represented in our time by gay men and. Sexual personae: art and decadence from nefertiti to emily dickinson is a 1990 work about sexual decadence in western literature and the visual arts by scholar camille paglia, in which the paglia sees the mother as an overwhelming force who condemns men to lifelong sexual anxiety, from which they social text.
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