The worst fame is the kind one's enemies bestow. Ten years ago, Rowland Evans and Robert Novak attacked Karen Finley in their widely syndicated column, turning her into a caricature: "the chocolate-smeared woman." Not that they'd ever seen her work. They were simply doing their bit to destroy the National Endowment for the Arts. But the misrepresentation... More >>>
By photo: Robin Holland
Finley's new work relates to the problem heterosexual women always seem to face: "trying to find a sensible way of living within a code of being desired."