RepresentaXión” de un muxe: la identidad performática de Lukas Avendaño

  title={RepresentaXi{\'o}n” de un muxe: la identidad perform{\'a}tica de Lukas Avenda{\~n}o},
  author={Antonio Prieto Stambaugh},
  journal={Latin American Theatre Review},
  pages={31 - 53}
Lukas Avendaño is an emerging Mexican performance artist whose recent work constitutes a queer performatic intervention of Mexican nationalistic representations, particularly that of Zapotec Tehuana women. Avendaño embodies the complex identity of muxes, or male homosexuals from the Tehuantepec Isthmus where he was born. His cross-dressing performance interweaves ritual dances with autobiographical passages and actions that involve audience members to challenge the widely-held view of a gay… Expand