Title

Eroticism and Sexual Transgression in Dos Mujeres and Amora: Shaping the Voice of Lesbian Fiction in Mexico

Publication Date

4-1-2011

Document Type

Article

Abstract

A literary critique of the books Dos mujeres, by Sara Levi Calderón, and Amora, by Rosamaría Roffiel is presented. The article looks at the impact the titles have had on lesbian fiction in Mexico. According to the author, both books address the struggle of being a lesbian woman within a highly patriarchal culture. Details relating to the novels' plot lines are compared and contrasted along with the critical reception of the two novels.

Publication Title

Confluencia-Revista Hispanica De Cultura Y Literatura

Volume

26

Issue

2

First Page

72

Last Page

84

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