The Femicide Machine has ratings and 16 reviews. Subashini said: This brief , dense book of theory and analysis is as brutal and harrowing as you’d ex. Semiotext(e), Translated from the Spanish by Michael Parker-Stainaback. The bodies began appearing in girls and young women. The Femicide Machine. Sergio González Rodríguez, trans. from the Spanish by Michael Parker-Stainback. Semiotext(e) (MIT, dist.), $

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In this sense she has no desires of her own. This complicity is convenient in its efficacy to dismiss the systemic and systematic violence against women in the region, which finally reached public criticism in Other books in the series.

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The denial of annihilation on the part of governments on both sides of the border is part of the extermination. Mexico is one of the most Catholic countries in the world. The initial response to this growing violence by the Mexican authorities was denial. Konstantinos Souliotis rated it liked it Dec 04, Statistics are sketchy to total how many hundreds of women have been victims of femicide because no one is able to systematically keep track.


Feeding the Femicide Machine in Mexico

Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight macjine you. Aicrah rated it really liked it May 28, Andrew rated it it was amazing Mar 01, Dick rated it liked it Aug 06, Sara Maldonado rated it really liked it Nov 28, Some accounts downplay the gendered element of the murders or point to broader machismo and misogyny in the rest of the country.

The difference of this transborder is staggering: Return to Book Page. How do the governing bodies work together to create such a divide?

The Femicide Machine

Refresh and try again. The father reports her disappearance from a factory machineis spurned by the local police machinecontinues to reach out to the community machine in spite of the absence of police support. How does the US ideology penetrate the Mexican multitude? They were accused of living unconventional lives, of being prostitutes and lesbians.

Oct 01, R. Though the potential for revolt is there, it seems more likely the state will shift its response to these murders.

Aug 22, Hobart Frolley rated it it was amazing Shelves: The authorities resorted to an old strategy — blame the victim. More people kept migrating in search for work, and in search of crossing over to the USA.


The Femicide Machine by Sergio González Rodríguez

Will there be more of this, asks the author, in cities all over the world? Grove Press,p Jul 07, Magdalena rated it it was ok. One week later, on Valentine’s Day, someone finds the daughter’s body, and the father learns of her death because a neighbor heard on the news machine of “some body” who fits the description of his daughter.

Christopher Watson rated it it was amazing Jul 18, A lawless city sponsored by a State in crisis. The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is a day to address violence by raising public awareness and holding governments accountable. We should urge all governments to make good on their promises to end violence against women. They perpetuate the silence we find in the United States around violence against women.