Embodiments that Matter.
The Effects of Genre

2016, Book, Magazines, Scientific Papers & Articles, Cabinet, 177 x 73 x 90 cm.


Left to right, top to bottom:

Wallace Stort: Dr. Nicholas. Being The Further Adventures Of La Belle Monopede, in London Life Magazine, December 1928; Letters To The Editor: Monopede Mania, in Penthouse Magazine September and October 1972.

Richard von Krafft-Ebing: Body impairments as fetisch in: Psychopathia Sexualis,1903 (initial publication1886); John Money: Apotemnophilia: Two Cases of Self-Demand Amputation as a Paraphilia,1977; Richard L. Bruno: Wannabees, Devotees und Pretenders: Two Cases of Factitious Disability Disorders,1997; Michael B. First: Desire for amputation of a limb: paraphilia, psychosis or a new type of identity disorder, 2005; Peter Brugger et. al.: Xenomelia: A Social Neuroscience View of Altered Bodily Self-Consciousness, 2013