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Penetrate: Translate Reading Group: Style/Estilo by Dolores Dorantes

Mon 28 October 2019

Penetrate Translate

Join us to read around female body politics in translation.

Style/Estilo by Dolores Dorantes is poetry as a manifesto, a declaration and lament which mocks, dares and exposes the complex traffic of gender and politics across borders (Spanish/English and Mexico/USA).

Penetrate: Translate is a fortnightly reading group which reflects the violent slippage(s) that occurs between a text’s subject, its author, its reader(s), language(s) and form itself. The group is led by Catalina Barroso-Luque, a Mexican artist based in Glasgow. Books may be available at discount through MAP. Please contact for further information.

Details of all sessions:
14 October 2019 - Virgin with a Memory, Sophia Al-Maria
28 October 2019 - Style/Estilo, Dolores Dorantes
11 November 2019 - Five Measures of Expatriation, Vahni Capildeo
25 November 2019 - Ban en Banlieue, Bhanu Kapil
9 December 2019 - Pinochet Porn in Progress, Ellen Cantor, MAP ⧣19 Autumn 2009


Penetrate: Translate is organised by Catalina Barroso-Luque in collaboration with MAP magazine.

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6.30pm - 8.30pm, Free but ticketed, Clubroom
Book online / 0141 352 4900