The bestselling author of Sexual Personae and Sex, Art, and American Culture is back with a fiery new collection of essays on everything from art and celebrity. Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. I admit, albeit with a great deal of embarrassment, that I am a fan of Camille Paglia. I mean, you’ve got to give props to anyone who keeps a straight face while.

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I went to a college that believed, strongly believed, in a well rounded education. The title should be at least 4 characters long. And the Freudian nonsense keeps intruding whenever she comments on biology, camillee, the relationship between the sexes, etc. Educational and not easy to swallow. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

The bestselling author of Sexual Personae and Sex, Art, and American Culture is back with a fiery new collection of essays on everything from art and celebrity to gay activism, Lorena Bobbitt to Bill trsmps Hillary. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. We had to take many courses that were outside of our major.

She has been variously called the “feminist that other feminists love to hate,” a “post-feminist feminist,” one of the world’s top intellectuals by the UK’s Prospect Magazineand by her own description “a feminist bisexual egomaniac.

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Thinking, Fast and Slow. Share your thoughts with other customers. I guess it might be helpful to get an idea of what her personality is and what she was reacting against and interpret what she’s saying through that sort of filter. She is a psychologist, actor, and dancer, a performance artist of hyper-developed sexual imagination. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. Make Love, Not War.

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I just read it to see what all the fuss was about. New Essays Camille Paglia Snippet view – We had to buy and supposedly read three books for the class. A Companion to Film Comedy.

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So much for the medium, what about he message? I think we need more writers like her. Paglia acts like it is an end all finisher, claiming “well Aphrodite did this, ergo human nature”???

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Yes, you got it, it’s Camille Paglia time again. Particularly good are “Rebel Love: These Essays are easy to criticize if they are not understood to be a reflection that describes the essence of her personality, celebrity status and solid substance. Would you like us to take another look at this review? Vamps and Tramps is many things but more than anything it is Camille’s gaze into the mirror of her many media moments – out of 44 items in the book only five were written specially for it; the rest is previously published articles, reviews and transcripts of TV and film projects, not to mention quotes about Paglia, cartoons of Paglia, reprinted interviews with Paglia – everything that’s been thought about Paglia on air or print since her last book promotion.

Vamps & Tramps: New Essays by Camille Paglia

Two, we were told to vqmps it, but the teachers never used it. So many students have been turned off of reading for a host of reasons.


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Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. The most successful prostitutes in history have been invisible. The bits on domestic violence and pedophilia come across ultimately as the kind of cavalier musings that someone who felt their childhood was too happy might entertain.

Some of what she tackles, however, is still current today. These essays have never appeared in book form, and many will be appearing in print for the I strongly applaud Paglia’s uncompromising stance against the harridans of second-wave feminism, and that’s the highlight of the early sections of the book No Law in the Arena, The Culture Wars. Read it and then my friend who ended up as a teacher at some Top Universtiy asked me if I thought Camille Paglia “overstates” her case Never Trust a Liberal Over Three?

Camille Anna Paglia is an American social critic, author and teacher. You submitted the following rating and review. Jun 06, PM rated it liked it. As it should be.

Get to Know Us. Trying to read it AND the Chinese exploration book now that I’ve found it again and a cyberpunk anthology.