Abjection, NB: Herakles is thicc, it is canon - Coggle Diagram
Resistance to belief in fractured marginalized narrative
(93) "time is an abstraction - just a meaning / that we impose upon motion
Resistance to time (48) "Lava can move as slow as / nine hours per inch"
Futurity Cycle (see Munoz, Futurity cycles, rejection of assigned meaning = rejection of time -> futurity
Casting off of elements of outer self that are traumatic
(78) "Does a man with a harpoon/go hungry"
Removing elements of self -> Desire (97) "he set up the camera on the windowsill and activated the timer, then / positioned himself on the bed
(65) "Photography is a way of playing with perceptual relationships"
Creeping/Looming (anti-time) (49) "made his way thickly down the stairs" -> lava
Living fullest life in relation to powers against self
Madness (104-105) "The soul which denies [existence of red] will go mad"
Because Geryon is living an abjected life, world views him as mad for accessing freedom
(71)"Rain... sent another phrase / of Herakles' chasing across his mind"
Replacement of self
Inside vs Outside
Hiding outside as defending inside (fruit bowl)
(128) Blanket over his head
Herakles humor as mask -> performance as mask to prevent knowing self (128, Herakles: "I'll keep you warm"
Roof in Peru/Hotel Roof
(71) " A photograph is just... light hitting a plate"
NB: Herakles is thicc, it is canon