Critical Writing Index

First Film File: Leslie Peters discusses with Aleesa Cohene issues of health care, gender and post-surgical complications informing her tape Abscess

by Leslie Peters

Subclip, Winter 2001, no. 7, p. 10

Leslie Peters interviews Aleesa Cohene about her debut video Abscess. Cohene intimates that the video is about post-surgical complications, and the metaphors of those complications:

technology and the body, physical modification and what it means to be both inside and outside of one’s body.

ITEM 2001.070 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

AbscessLeslie Peters