It’s Predators All The Way Down

Wondering when we’ll run out of powerful abusers to expose? We probably won’t, because rape culture and imperialism are one and the same.

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There are infinitely more creeps where Garrison Keillor came from.
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Roman soldier with female slave. Detail of Market Gate of Miletus, Roman, 2nd Century. Miletus was a Greek (later Roman) city in Asia Minor. The relief sculptures on the Market Gate also originally included Roman soldiers battling “barbarians.” (Pergamon Museum, Berlin. Photo by me, all rights reserved.)

Artist and historian. PhD student researching religion, material culture, media, and politics. Bylines at The Wire Magazine, Art in America + more.

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