Henson stayed silent and out of sight as the biggest story in the country broke around him.
As in ancient theatre, many scenes were described rather than shown for the audience to create their own mental representation4.
Yet Nelson himself renders the child in sexualised ways.
But I have seen these.
But late last week, Henson's reputation took something of a battering, when New South Wales police and detectives from the Child Protection and Sex Crimes Unit, acting on a sucking pussy from an anti-child abuse campaigner, confiscated 20 of his photographs from the Roslyn Oxley 9 Gallery in Sydney, where his latest exhibition was scheduled to open this week.
There was nothing glowering out from the screen that seemed to be unorthodox let alone affronting.
These alps tower over the figures but the environment they are posed in seems just as alien.
Although rites de passage seemingly conserve lore, they also seek to inspire new thoughts and customs by confronting you with memory and cultural history.