spectatorship

Book
Beyond the Checkpoint: Visual Practices in America’s Global War on Terror. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2014.

Journal Articles
With Wendy Kozol.  “Ornamenting the Unthinkable: Visualizing Survival Under Occupation.” WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly 44, no. 1-2(Spring/Summer 2016): 171-187.

“‘That Was Mean, Motari’: Spectatorship, Sympathy, and Animal Suffering in Wartime.”  Unlikely: Journal for Creative Arts (Melbourne, Australia), 1 (April 2015).  http://unlikely.net.au/issue-1/that-was-mean-motari-65.

With Wendy Kozol. “Discordant Affects: Ambivalence, Banality, and the Ethics of Spectatorship.”  Theory & Event 17, no.3 (2014). https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/theory_and_event/toc/tae.17.3.html.

“‘Thank You For Our Flat Daddy’: Photography, Imagination, and Citizenship as Child’s Play.” Photography & Culture 6, issue 1 (March 2013): 65-80.

“‘Suffering?  You Haven’t Seen Anything Yet’: Rating the Global War on Terror in American Film.” Jura Gentium Cinema Dossier on Horror and Politics (December 2009). http://www.jgcinema.com/single.php?sl=global-war-terror-american-film.

Chapters in Anthologies
“‘Coffins After Coffins’: Screening Wartime Atrocity in the Classroom.” In The War of My Generation: Youth Culture and the War on Terror, edited by David Kieran, 223-245.  New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2015.

“Tangled Complicities: Extracting Knowledge from Images of Abu Ghraib.”  In Knowledge & Pain, edited by Esther Cohen, Leona Toker, Manuela Consonni, and Otniel E. Dror, 355-380.  Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi, 2012.

“Re(con)figuring the Spectacle: State Flexibility in Response to Imaged Terror.”  In Engaging Terror: A Critical and Interdisciplinary Approach [Selected Proceedings from the 2008 Human Condition Series Conference on Terror], edited by Marianne Vardalos et al, 149-158.  Boca Raton, FL: Brown Walker Press, 2009.

“‘Fort Living Room’: Gender, Race, Class, Sexuality, And Sentiment In Last Letters Home.”  In Culture, Trauma, and Conflict: Cultural Studies Perspectives on War, edited by Nico Carpentier, 21-45.  Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007.  Second edition released in 2015.

“‘Respek’: Misunderstanding, Humor, and Ethnicity in Da Ali G Show.”  In Seeking Identity: Language in Society, edited by Nancy Mae Antrim, 106-132.  Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007.