Posts tagged violence

Nightmares

June 13, 2015, 2:20 a.m. nightmares , nightmare of history , Joyce , Marx , violence

    "History is a nightmare from which I am trying to wake." says James Joyce, through Stephen Dedalus, in Ulysses. This line has been quoted often, and all over the English speaking world it has been studied, commented upon, speculating on what Joyce meant by them, and what it m ...

Porn of Violence

Oct. 8, 2014, 9:35 p.m. pornography , violence

    The term 'Pornography of Violence' has been used by many writers. It was explained by Prof. Robert Knox Denton of the State University of New York, "emotionally arousing material that focusses on doing harm to people in a way that, perhaps tacitly, seems to condone that be ...