TITLE

To Make 'the One' Impossible: Multilingualism and Same-sex Desire in the Poetry of Francisco X. Alarcón

AUTHOR(S)
Rivera, Juan Pablo
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Confluencia;Fall2010, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Poetry Review
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on multilingualism and non-normative sexuality in the poetry of Francisco X. Alarcón. It considers Alarcón's poetic representation of sexual difference and linguistic hybridity and explores his use of translation. It also discusses Alarcón's poetry in the context of Latino literature, billingualism and the relationship between the plurality of language and sexual orientation.
ACCESSION #
56521668

 

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