By Mercedes Liska,Peggy Westwell,Pablo Vila

Argentine Queer Tango: Dance and Sexuality Politics in Buenos Aires investigates adjustments in tango dancing in Buenos Aires in the course of the first decade of the twenty-first century and its dating to modern social and cultural modifications. 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 reports. particularly, this ebook analyzes the worth of physically reviews, the redefinition of the mind-body courting, and the transformation within the dynamics of the dance from the heteronormative events of tango. In doing so, Liska addresses the ways that physically innovations and gender theories are considering the denaturing and corporeality interpreting of tango and its historic senses in addition to the connections among diverse tango dance practices unfold during the world.

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