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dc.contributor.authorMesa González, María Cinta 
dc.date.accessioned2019-07-02T07:32:21Z
dc.date.available2019-07-02T07:32:21Z
dc.date.issued2019-03
dc.identifier.citationMesa González, M. C. (2019). Vulnerability and Resistance in Carmen Aguirre’s Mexican Hooker #1. CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture, 21(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.7771/1481-4374.3374.es_ES
dc.identifier.issn1481-4374
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10272/16467
dc.description.abstractIn her article, “Vulnerability and Resistance in Carmen Aguirre’s Mexican Hooker#1,” Cinta Mesa examines Chilean-Canadian playwright and actress Carmen Aguirre’s latest autobiographical novel, Mexican Hooker#1, to analyze Latina vulnerability in relation to exile, emigration, gender violence and stereotypes. The article relies upon Judith Butler’s definition of vulnerability (20), which is excluded from official texts. The consequences of these types of trauma, which are written on female bodies, are expressed through post-traumatic stress disorder. The author expresses the difficulty of acting because of her post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms and the challenges she meets on her way to heal herself and her community. As Aguirre’s body becomes the repository of many kinds of violence, acting means resilience for the actress.es_ES
dc.description.sponsorshipThe author wishes to acknowledge the funding provided by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) for the writing of this essay (Research Project FFI2013-47789-C2-1-P).
dc.language.isoenges_ES
dc.publisherPurdue University Presses_ES
dc.rightsAtribución-NoComercial-SinDerivadas 3.0 España*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/es/*
dc.subject.otherCarmen Aguirrees_ES
dc.subject.otherMexican Hookeres_ES
dc.titleVulnerability and Resistance in Carmen Aguirre’s Mexican Hooker #1es_ES
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/articlees_ES
dc.identifier.doi10.7771/1481-4374.3374
dc.rights.accessRightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccesses_ES
dc.relation.projectIDinfo:eu-repo/grantAgreement/Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) [FFI2013-47789-C2-1-P]


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