A Field Guide for Female Interrogators

Notes

Combining an art project with critical commentary, Fusco addresses the role of women in the war on terror and explores how female sexuality is being used as a weapon against Islamic terrorists. Using details drawn from actual accounts of detainee treatment in US military prisons, Fusco conceives a field guide of instructional drawings that prompts questions regarding the moral dilemma of torture in general and the use of female sexuality specifically.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

Artist / Author Coco Fusco
Publisher Seven Stories Press
ISBN 978-1583227800
Reference P3120
Date 2008
Type Publication

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