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By Florence Dee Boodakian

This provocative publication re-conceives the erotic and its ingenious manifestations as a cultured eventually pushed via the disruption of wish. serious, philosophical, and erotic texts build a framework for realizing the aesthetics of eroticism together with a resisting nude grounded in a conception of absence and the psychosocial dynamic of actual and psychological surveillance. Resisting Nudities deals an important hyperlink among the poetry of jouissance and the riot of physique and brain intrinsic to the erotic, at a key second in our modern cultural panorama. Written via a poetic lens, it's a artistic new research of what George Bataille referred to as the main excessive of human moments.

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