Simulation, Automata, Cinema: A Critique of Gestures

20Aug15

Väliaho, Pasi. ‘Simulation, Automata, Cinema: A Critique of Gestures’, Theory & Event, 8:2 (2005) pp.1-39

[accessed: https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/theory_and_event/v008/8.2valiaho.html]

p.36

The experimental, bare life that the hysterical body crystallizes in its distorted gestures, spasmodic jerks and abnormal physiognomy is rendered visible and known — and perhaps even brought into existence — by modern technological media.

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