Crossed out by LatinX: Gender neutrality and genderblind sexism

  title={Crossed out by LatinX: Gender neutrality and genderblind sexism},
  author={Nicole Trujillo-Pag{\'a}n},
  journal={Latino Studies},
Under the Trump administration, with its claims about “fake news,” speaking truth to power has become simultaneously more pressing and more difficult. “LatinX” has emerged in this context and become a symbol online and in academia for a new collective identity. This paper argues LatinX is deployed to replace, rather than complement, long-standing struggles to recognize gendered identities. This replacement silences the gendered political subject, erodes the basis for posing group claims and… 
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  • C. Black
  • Art
    Latin American and Latinx Visual Culture
  • 2019
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