Who is Camille PagliaCamille Anna Paglia (; born April 2, 1947) is an American feminist academic and social critic. Paglia has been a professor at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, since 1984. She is critical of many aspects of modern culture and is the author of Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990) and other books. She is also a critic of contemporary American feminism and of post-structuralism, as well as a commentator on multiple aspects of American culture such as its visual art, music, and film history.
Paglia was born in Endicott, New York, the eldest child of Pasquale and Lydia Anne (née Colapietro) Paglia. All four of her grandparents were born in Italy. Her mother emigrated to the United States at ...
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- Out with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth.
- Modern bodybuilding is ritual, religion, sport, art, and science, awash in Western chemistry and mathematics. Defying nature, it surpasses it.
- Rule of art: Cant kills creativity!
- Does art have a future? Performance genres like opera, theater, music and dance are thriving all over the world, but the visual arts have been in slow decline for nearly 40 years. No major figure of profound influence has emerged in painting or sculpture since the waning of Pop Art and the birth of Minimalism in the early 1970s.
- The 1990s, after the reign of terror of academic vandalism, will be a decade of restoration: restoration of meaning, value, beauty, pleasure, and emotion to art and restoration of art to its audience.
Comments about Camille PagliaCaseymhayes: the books these kids are reading has to be my favorite little detail. nietzsche, freud, camille paglia and frantz fanon? there gonna name drop butler at some point i just know it.
Alablab88: when anything goes, it's women who lose. -camille paglia ralphgail st20nger together
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Goodenough2fail: “in the real world, very smart people fail, and mediocre people rise. part of what makes people fail or succeed are skills that have nothing to do with iq. also, the idea that intelligence can be gauged by an iq test is erroneous.” -camille paglia
The_theologian_: why do you people always have a meltdown? you didn't even read the books and you are calling the authors (one is a feminist: camille paglia) as degenerate. i can teach you some logic and debating skills if you want. women's tears always win the day. smh
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