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Modernist Embodiment

Sisyphean Landscape Allegory in Cinema

David Melbye

. Two film examples come to mind immediately. The first is the postwar Western, Duel in the Sun ( 1946 ), in which a half-white, half-indigenous female protagonist (Jennifer Jones) embodies a moral conflict between stereotypically “civilized” frontier

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Los Roldán and the Inclusion of Travesti Narratives

Representations of Gender-Nonconforming Identities in Argentinian Telenovelas

Martín Ponti

's assumption that “all transsexuals are male-to-female, and that all trans women want to achieve stereotypical femininity” (2007: 16). Serano further identifies two archetypes that most trans characters fit into. The trans character is presented as either the

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Queer Sinofuturism

The Aberrant Movements and Posthumanist Mutations of Body, Identity, and Matter in Lu Yang's Uterus Man

Gabriel Remy-Handfield

transgender personae to posit a state of being that powerfully defies any stereotypes” (2018: 137). The title of the artwork also functions as an antithesis: the uterus is part of the female body, and it is now associated with the word “man,” revealing the