The Annihilation of Sex

Considering freudian neurosis as the suppression of all libidinal instinct, pornography turns to be a mechanism of sexual annulation. Porn industry seems, initially, as a cultural contradiction, for it is meant to stealthily praise the satisfaction of the sexual desire that we’re demanded to subjugate; in second term, substitute it. Illustration extracted from: http://unapolillaalrededordelaluz.blogspot.mx/2008_06_01_archive.html Nevertheless, this…

Ghost of the Abandoned Place

One has the costume of entering abandoned houses or forgotten places. There relies one charm of a kind, a paralyzed momentum in time and space, of everything that was but was not, of events pretended to be and meant never to happen, of facts never thought to occur but that, somehow, did happen. Places abandoned in forgetfulness and forgotten in abandonment.…

The guy who implodes: Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber is the pop figure of millions. He´s the guy that dwarfs as he grows bigger. They guy who unleashes controversy and negative critics as he attracts huge coverage. Guy who reduces himself. The Canadian “artist” grows smaller in two ways: through his audience and through himself. The former because his audience, rather than exploding, implodes.…