Sounds like a subject for Foucault.
On a related subject, whatever happened to Judy Chicago ?
Does the phallus have an other ? Is it the Earth ?
If the phallus is a signifier, what is the signified ? If the signifier has an arbitrary relation to the signified, then how is the Phallus arbitrarily related to the penis ? There seems to be a natural imagic similarity, not an arbitrary relation between them.
>>> Doug Henwood <dhenwood at panix.com> 12/01 6:11 PM >>>
Charles Brown wrote:
>Does this have anything to do with The Phallus ?
Harvey quotes Simmel: "money enlarges the diameter of the circle in which our antagonistic psychic drives flourish."