UCLA Center for the Study of Women
Jennifer Terry's Governmentality, Sentimentality, and Imperial Erotics in ‘Extreme Cinéma Vérité’
- Author(s): Moore, Candace
- et al.
As new details of torture, beheadings, car bombings, point-blank assassinations, and other evidences of fragmented lives and body parts in the Middle East stream in as numerical info-bytes across CNN’s ever-moving digital tape, Women’s Studies scholar Jennifer Terry takes a sober account of how the values of militarism are instilled in and eroticized by our everyday entertainments.