Weinstock explains the evolution of how Rocky Horror has been perceived and symptomatized
in a short conclusion.
The speaker's melancholic position reflects the mistrust of language and the correlative obsession with truth which have symptomatized
the modern crisis of signification since the early Romantic period.
The article elucidates, in other words, how Monster's violent "lesbianism" performs speciously the Bush-Blair regime's contemporary propagation of total class war, through its figural dissimulation of proto-fascist currents such as those symptomatized
elevated in relation to Islamic societies, as symptomatized
Arendt and others have proposed that the world between the age of imperialism and the end of World War II symptomatized
the appalling spectacle of "mass society" and the hallucinations that irrupt in the lonely mind of the mass.
Particularly after the Restoration, theories of language symptomatized
the pamphlet culture of the civil wars and viewed it as a form of distorted speech.