This thesis is an account of the author's mental, physical, and artistic search for the spiritual. The author describes his search for spiritual fulfillment through sadomasochistic ritual and body piercing. This spiritual journey is portrayed through the medium of photography, displayed on 20 slides.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Photography, Artistic--Themes, motives; Sadomasochism; Body piercing
Department, Program, or Center
School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (CIAS)
Sims, Michael, "Spiritual sadomasochism" (2000). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
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