Caption: Deep in the evolution of New Zealand's lizard-like tuatara, adult males lost their ancestral phallus
, new research suggests.
arched and projecting posteriorly with tube-like opening between forked apex of hypandrium; ejaculatory apodeme enlarged ventrally and prolonged in horizontal plane, approximately twice length of gonocoxal apodeme.
number of polished stone Lingams, replicas of the erect phallus
Using WTO terminology, powerpoint slides, and 3-D animation, the Yes Men give straight-faced demonstrations of the gold "Management Leisure Suit" with its inflatable phallus
, and present plans to eliminate the siesta in Europe, let corporations bid for votes, and turn first world waste into Third World McDonald's hamburgers.
Several Hindu temples in Java and Bali contain statues which show a phallus
equipped with two or four sizable balls fixed to the glans or just behind it.
The cult of the phallus
is surely nothing unique to Freud or to America.
I'm mystified by the fact that you can go into a room and yell into a silver phallus
and appear on a black disc and, still be available to be heard 50 years later--and have the music be just as fresh as the day you made it.
I see a phallus
as a part of who I am," says painter Carroll Dunham.
She seeks in alternative masculine sexualities "the historical moment at which the equation of the male sexual organ with the phallus
could no longer be sustained" (2).
Although black men have the ability to violate white women, and symbolically their white male counterparts, by enforcing and legitimating the power of the male phallus
, white women historically were in a position to violate and castrate black men through their epidermal ownership of whiteness.
She has published several articles including: "Lacan, the Phallus
, and the Construal of Intergenerational Kinship in Genesis-Numbers"; "Kinship and Enculturation: Shaping the Generations in Leviticus 18"; "Visualizing the Perfect Cult: The Priestly Rationale for Exclusion"; and "The Holiness Code and Human Sexuality.
One of the books he reads is a collection of odd stories (in one, a giant phallus
is delivered to a church; in another, a woman shaves her head to piss off her boyfriend), the other a collection of fairy tales written by a woman he meets in the course of his misadventures.