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Transvestism, masculinity, and Latin America literature

Ben Sifuentes-JГЎuregui

Transvestism, masculinity, and Latin America literature

genders share flesh

by Ben Sifuentes-JГЎuregui

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Published by Palgrave in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Transvestites in literature,
  • Transvestism -- Latin America,
  • Masculinity in literature,
  • Gender identity in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-235) and index

    StatementBen Sifuentes-Jáuregui
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7081 .S56 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17038768M
    ISBN 100312294409, 0312294417
    LC Control Number2001044639

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