Reading and Book Presentation: ''Dissident Women: Gender and Cultural Politics in Chiapas''
Mon, November 20, 2006 • 7:30 PM • MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop
Shannon Speed, UT Austin
R. Aida Hernandez Castillo, Center of Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology, Mexico City
Melissa M. Forbis, UT Austin
Yielding pivotal new perspectives on the indigenous women of Mexico, this book presents a diverse collection of voices exploring the human rights and gender issues that gained international attention after the first public appearance of the Zapatistas in 1994.
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