Argentine Queer Tango: Dance and Sexuality Politics in by Mercedes Liska,Peggy Westwell,Pablo Vila

By Mercedes Liska,Peggy Westwell,Pablo Vila

Argentine Queer Tango: Dance and Sexuality Politics in Buenos Aires investigates alterations in tango dancing in Buenos Aires through the first decade of the twenty-first century and its courting to modern social and cultural alterations. Mercedes Liska makes a speciality of one of many proposed choices to traditional tango, queer tango, which proposes to reconsider one of many alleged icons of a countrywide tradition from a feminist notion and to visualize social transformation procedures from physically stories. in particular, this publication analyzes the price of physically reviews, the redefinition of the mind-body dating, and the transformation within the dynamics of the dance from the heteronormative events of tango. In doing so, Liska addresses the ways that physically concepts and gender theories are excited about the denaturing and corporeality deciphering of tango and its ancient senses in addition to the connections among diversified tango dance practices unfold during the world.

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