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Ian Reid: Fetishism into the streets

Ian Reid, former skater and now professional documentary photographer, is bringing our most personal thoughts and instinctual drives into a public space. Fetishism, and the opus of photography surrounding it is often relegated to dim-lit dungeon-like sets that often feel more Disney and dominatrix. 78 more words


Your Body is Not Your Own: Brief Thoughts on Patriarchy

Bad Thoughts

Late night at our house in Nashville, my roommates and I sat around the dinner table engaged in a lively brainstorming session. Two of my roommates were trying to develop the concept of their band’s album art. 5,592 more words


[Day 40] Asian fetish or yellow fever

So I met a white guy last night at a party in Edinburgh and he told me he liked me because, said he, “I really like Asian girls.” How is it supposed to be cute? 221 more words

Social Sciences

happy g-day to me!

(This post is guest-written by Summer’s other half)

Well look at that, it’s been a whole year since Summer came into being.  June 8 is Summer’s birthday; a year ago this week I started dressing for the first time.   438 more words


Todo direito é um golpe


Por Alysson Mascaro:

Todo direito é um golpe. É a forma do engendramento da exploração do capital e da correspondente dominação de seres humanos sobre seres humanos. 1,846 more words

Abolishing Capitalism

More Tanizaki short fictions

(1913 portrait)

There must be Japanese who consider that Tanizaki Jun’ichirô shows too much light on obsessive and/or fetishistic Japanese love relationships. One of his equations of unfortunate modernization and overillumination spins out of a paean to nô stylization: “The Kabuki is ultimately a world of sham, having little to do with beauty in the natural state. 678 more words

Japanese Literature

He's Hot For Teacher's Feet

L.M. wrote: “I have a thing for feet. There is a teacher in her 40’s, she helps me out by stopping the bullies for me (I get bullied for a different matter even though people found out about my foot fetish and bullied me for a while, it stopped). 391 more words

The Naked Advice