Mothers, Daughters, and Deities: Judy Lucero's Gynocritical Prison Poetics and Materialist Chicana Politics

@article{Olgun2001MothersDA,
  title={Mothers, Daughters, and Deities: Judy Lucero's Gynocritical Prison Poetics and Materialist Chicana Politics},
  author={Ben V. Olgu{\'i}n},
  journal={Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={22},
  pages={63 - 86}
}
  • B. V. Olguín
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Sociology
  • Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies
So much work remains to be done around prisons in general – pending revolutionary change, we have to raise the demand that prisons in their present form be abolished. As an inevitable by-product of a male-oriented society and consequently still male-oriented movement – which women are however increasingly contesting – sufficient attention has not been devoted to women in prison. Angela Davis, “Letter to Ericka Huggins” 
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