¡Palabra!: Queer

Queer is an umbrella term that can refer to anyone who transgresses society’s view of gender or sexuality. The definitional indeterminacy of the word Queer, its elasticity, is one of its constituent characteristics: “A zone of possibilities.“ Source:

Queer es un término que puede referirse a cualquier persona que transgrede la noción de la sociedad sobre género o sexualidad. La indeterminación de la definición de la palabra Queer, su elasticidad, es una de sus características constitutivas: “Una zona de posibilidades”. Fuente:


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