By María-Amelia Viteri,Salvador Vidal-Ortiz,Salvador Vidal-Ortiz - Foreword by
María-Amelia Viteri explores the a number of unfixed meanings that the time period “Latino” takes on as this class is reappropriated and translated via LGBT “Latinos” in Washington, DC, San Salvador, and Quito. utilizing an anthropology-based, interdisciplinary strategy, she exposes the artistic ways that migrants—including herself—subvert conventional readings in response to state of starting place, pores and skin colour, language, and immigrant prestige. A severe examine the a number of methods migrants view what it capacity to be American, Latino, and/or queer presents fertile flooring for theoretical, methodological, and political debates at the significance of a queer transnational and immigration framework while studying citizenship and belonging. Desbordes (un/doing, overflowing borders) ethnographically addresses the bounds and constraints of present paradigms in which sexuality and gender were typically analyzed as they intersect with race, type, ethnicity, immigration prestige, and citizenship. This e-book makes use of the concept that of “queerness” as an analytical software to problematize the idea of a unbroken dating among id and practice.
“A subtle ethnographer and linguistic anthropologist, Viteri offers a wealthy research of heretofore understudied populations. this can be a pioneering study.” — Lawrence l. a. Fountain-Stokes, writer of Queer Ricans: Cultures and Sexualities within the Diaspora
María-Amelia Viteri is affiliate Researcher and Professor of Anthropology at FLACSO/Ecuador (Latin American Graduate college of Social Sciences) and traveling student on the Latin American and Latino experiences Institute at Fordham collage. She is the coeditor (with Aaron Tobler) of Shifting Positionalities: The neighborhood and foreign Geo-Politics of Surveillance and Policing.
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Desbordes: Translating Racial, Ethnic, Sexual, and Gender Identities across the Americas (SUNY series, Genders in the Global South) by María-Amelia Viteri,Salvador Vidal-Ortiz,Salvador Vidal-Ortiz - Foreword by