Una mujer fantástica: A Journey to Feminine Enjoyment

@article{Meiri2020UnaMF,
  title={Una mujer fant{\'a}stica: A Journey to Feminine Enjoyment},
  author={Sandra Meiri},
  journal={Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society},
  year={2020},
  volume={26},
  pages={3 - 24}
}
  • Sandra Meiri
  • Published 2020
  • Sociology
  • Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society
Sebastián Lelio’s 2017 film Una mujer fantástica (A Fantastic Woman) uses the tenets and power of narrative film to pave the way for the sociocultural recognition and acceptance of trans people. By engaging us with the protagonist’s desire and inscribing us in the spaces she occupies, the film generates an affect of revolt when she is denied access to public spaces. Moreover, Lelio’s film suggests that the trans subject can set itself free from the Other’s grip in the social, cultural and… Expand

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