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 RodrĂ­guez, trans. from the Spanish by Michael Parker-Stainback. Semiotext(e) (MIT, dist.), $

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Michael rated it really liked it Mar 16, Sara Maldonado rated it really liked it Nov 28, We should urge all governments to make good on their promises to end violence against women. The government did nothing to account for this growth and all basic social and health services could do was decline as more people needed them. Other books in the series. If The Femicide Machine personifies a para-state acting as a criminal or sociopath, we can imagine instead more productive professional or behavioural possibilities.

This is part of the same series that produced the excellent Atta. Though the potential for revolt machins there, it seems more likely the state will shift its response to these murders. Jan 11, Steph rated it it was amazing Shelves: The women were tried and held accountable in the cartel-controlled media.


Paperbackpages. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The femicide machine is a fluid, disembodied assemblage that, in order to reproduce, is constantly multiplying and changing based on whatever it is feeding off of, like femiide Serres-ian parasite, making it difficult to manage or fight.

Femicide is the gendered killing of women because they are women often accompanied by sexual assault. The 31st episode of the guests writers series is written by Greg Bartoncurrently curatorial fellow at the storefront for art and architecture. They perpetuate the silence we find in the United States around violence against women.

That is how the subindustries developed and sustain itself through violence on women bodies. Grove Press,p The facts speak for themselves. Jul 07, Magdalena rated it it was ok.

In short, he shows how a perfect confluence of individual and social factors are responsible for the barbaric and continuing dehumanization of femicode poor women in Juarez. Some may ask why U. This book would have been much more interesting if its conclusions weren’t completely based on the authors idea of justice and how that comes when the Mexican state us strengthened. How does the US ideology penetrate the Mexican multitude?

Santiago Sierra, Submission formerly Word of Fire Picture taken at the memorial for three murdered women in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua state, during its inauguration on November 7, The murders and disappearances of women have increased steadily sincea year after the signing of NAFTA.


Semiotexte,p Oct 01, R. This amounts to a culture of indifference and an attack on coexistence.

# THE FUNAMBULIST PAPERS 31 /// Femicide Machine/Backyard by Greg Barton

Aicrah rated it really liked it May 28, Steven rated it it was ok Oct 24, To ask other readers questions about The Femicide Machineplease sign up. The epilogue is the heart wrenching timeline in which a father loses his daughter.

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 S. The facts speak for themselves.

Feeding the Femicide Machine in Mexico | HuffPost

Females are re-signified as objects of refuse and discarded accordingly. Exhibition Many art and architecture practices have negotiated or fetishized the Mexico-US border to differing degrees of success. If this trajectory continues, at some point the tension will come to a head.

May 07, Casey James rated it it was amazing.

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