okay, as a postscript to that bit on cannibalism, misogyny, and the grotesque in death metal; can someone pleeeease start a psychoanalysis-themed death metal band?
Klein emphasized that the girl represses vaginal awareness because she fears her aggressive impulses towards the mother (which take the form of wanting to devour the latter’s insides) will invite the mother to retaliate against the contents of the girl’s own body.
– Nellie Thompson (2003). “Marie Bonaparte’s Theory of
Female Sexuality: Fantasy and Biology”
it could even be a feminist-psychoanalysis-in-conversation-with-its-own-history band. first album: (S)laugh(ter) of the Medusa?