TITLE

FANTASIZING THE FEMININE: SEX AND GENDER IN DONOSO'S EL LUGAR SIN LIMITES AND PUIG'S EL BESO DE LA MUJER ARAÑA

AUTHOR(S)
BURKE, JESSICA
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Romance Notes;Spring2007, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism is presented on José Donoso's book "El lugar sin límites" and Manuel Puig's book "El beso de la mujer araña." The article discusses sex and gender in both of the works. The article mentions male protagonists who identify as being female, definitions of womanhood, sexual orientation, concepts of masculinity and femininity, transgender, relationships, and traditional modes of narration.
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34286320

 

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