Tuesday, April 2, 2024


In contrast to the asexual chasteness of official communist art , Nazi art is both prurient and idealizing. A utopian aesthetics - physical perfection, identity as a biological given - implies an ideal eroticism: sexuality converted into the magnetism of leaders and the joy of followers. The fascist ideal is to transform sexual energy into a "spiritual" force, for the benefit of the community.

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