The Colonial/Modern [Cis]Gender System and Trans World Traveling

  title={The Colonial/Modern [Cis]Gender System and Trans World Traveling},
  author={Brooklyn Leo},
  pages={454 - 474}
Abstract Trans of Color inclusion is not simply a gesture of affectionate commitment to María Lugones's theory of impure communities. Rather, it is required for the enactment of her liberatory theory within and across communities of color. While María Lugones's historico-theoretical analysis of the colonial/modern gender system relies upon anthropological citations of Native gender and sexual diversity, she argues that we must bracket gender for the benefit of [cis]women of color feminisms… 

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