Word Travesti in Pedro Lemebel

Hernán José Morales


In Lemebel texts , the word is based on a conception of transvestism in which the dissolution of boundaries is made evident as an emblem of urban crossings subject of the contemporary city . In that sense, these crossings built textures shift from the generic, the textual and the theme that make that writing a destabilizing , exotic and neo-baroque poetics.


Transvestism, metaphor, Lemebel, Neobarroco

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/ct/2015.87


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