The Madonna-Whore Split in Contemporary Psychology

In Belgium, a psychologist's licence got revoked by the Belgian Commission of Psychologists. They were reportedly concerned about her too sexy public Instagram account, her foray into the erotic film world, and the fact that she owns a webshop selling sex toys. (Read more about what happened here.) As an explicitly sex-positive scholar in psychology, I … Continue reading The Madonna-Whore Split in Contemporary Psychology

Tender Rhythms. US Premiere at the Georgia Tech Music, Art and Technology Fair

Back in March my collaborator Michael R. Winters, Ph.D. and I premiered our Brain-Computer-Interface (BCI) Installation Tender Rhythms at the Georgia Tech Music, Art and Technology Fair. Many lined up to make music with their brains! How can you make music with your brain? Tender Rhythms is based on recent neuroscientific research which shows that … Continue reading Tender Rhythms. US Premiere at the Georgia Tech Music, Art and Technology Fair

Come attend my student’s art exhibit this Thursday @emory

The student-artists of my WGSS Mellon Funded Love-Sex-Desire class, present the art exhibit “All Tied Up: Unraveling Love, Sex, and Desire.” All semester student-artists have been studying how art can expose and critique the dominant ideologies that shape the way we love, sex, and desire. In response, they created their own art, which will be … Continue reading Come attend my student’s art exhibit this Thursday @emory

Best Poster Prize for Tender Rhythms!

At this year's Neuropsychoanalysis Society, our art installation Tender Rhythms, Brainwave Correlation in Dyads won the best poster prize! The installation is based on cutting edge neuroscientific methods, which claim that when two people connect, their alpha brain waves start synchronizing, forming "a 2-in-1 complex system", "which can not be reduced to the summation of … Continue reading Best Poster Prize for Tender Rhythms!

Lullaby in Yoni @ The Bakery’s “Scenes of Sound” Summer Outdoors Cinema on July 14th

I'm beyond proud to announce that on July 14th at sunset (8:49 pm) my music film Lullaby in Yoni will be part of the Bakery's "Scenes of Sound" summer Unicorn Garden Cinema series. To have my first music video ever screened among other talented local Atlanta artists is an incredible honor! I hope to welcome … Continue reading Lullaby in Yoni @ The Bakery’s “Scenes of Sound” Summer Outdoors Cinema on July 14th

‘Lullaby In Yoni’ at sensory landscape, May 19

This upcoming Sunday, May 19th, my sound and visual installation Lullaby in Yoni will be part of the outdoor exhibit sensory landscape in Atlanta's Ansley Park. Together with 7 other artists, the installation will ponder communication through the senses, transcending the spoken word. Sensory Landscape is linguistics grad student Birney Robert's curation debut, in which … Continue reading ‘Lullaby In Yoni’ at sensory landscape, May 19