Bodies As Text – A Follow Up

by criticalhit009


While on tumblr, I saw the disc art for Janelle Monáe The Electric Lady. While I wrote about the song “Dance Apocalyptic” as a site of meaning where bodies themselves are seen as sites of transformational change and revolution, the whole album really has this kind of textual charge to it. Hence the CD artwork, laying the body as the center of all things revolutionary.