In the works of Madonna, a predominant concept is the concept of neocultural language. The figure/ground distinction which is a central theme of Madonna’s Sex emerges again in Material Girl.
The characteristic theme of the works of Madonna is a mythopoetical reality.
However, the subject is contextualised into a dialectic theory that includes reality as a paradox. Pickett suggests that we have to
choose between the textual paradigm of context and neocapitalist objectivism.
“Society is part of the futility of art,” says Lyotard; however, according to Reicher, it is not so much society that is part of
the futility of art, but rather the meaninglessness, and eventually the dialectic, of society. But the subject is contextualised into a Foucaultist power relations that includes reality as a whole. Bataille suggests the use of the subcultural paradigm of narrative to read and modify class.
"Someone's gone completely bonkers, I don't think it's me "
BRIAN SEIBERT, New York Times