WOMEN
08/27/2012 10:53 am ET Updated Oct 27, 2012

Turning Orgasm Into Art

The black-and-white video begins with a woman sitting at a table with a book in front of her. She looks into the camera and states her name, the name of the book, and begins to read. It seems she's overwhelmed by the words -- there's a slight twitch, a smirk, a straightening of the back, a desperate breath in -- and she struggles to continue reading.

Eventually you realize there is more to this scene than it at first seems -- maybe when you notice the ever-so-slight buzzing sound in the background, or maybe not until the moans begin. Either way, before the end of the video there is the unmistakable appearance of an orgasm. But you never see just what has produced it: Is there someone or something under that table? Was it just the words that produced those paroxysms of pleasure?

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