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Nenadovic, Ana (2019) 'Performing Feminism, Autobiography, and Testimony. Feminist Rap in Latin America.' promptus: Würzburger Beiträge zur Romanistik, 5. pp. 95-114.

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Abstract

This article focuses on selected Latin American female rap artists (Anita Tijoux, Rebeca Lane, and the duo Krudas Cubensi), and the way they perform feminism, autobiography and testimony through their lyrics and performances. The analysis concentrates on the synergies between the texts themselves, the official music videos shared on YouTube and the background music. It aims to demonstrate that only such a synergistic approach to rap allows a profound understanding of its particularities and its contributions to feminist discourses and spaces for feminist testimony in the current rise of both right-wing politics and feminist movements on the continent.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of History, Religions & Philosophies
Departments and Subunits > School of History, Religions & Philosophies > Department of History
ISSN: 23646705
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2022 20:14
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/36877
Related URLs: https://opus.bi ... dex/docId/22185 (Publisher URL)

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