The Mexorcist 3: America's Most Wanted Inner Demon (2008)

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In this performance, Gómez-Peña assaults the demonized construction of the US/Mexican border-a literal and symbolic zone lined with Minutemen, rising nativism, three-ply fences, globalization, and transnational identities. To this effect, the “border artist extraordinaire” uses acid Chicano humor, hybrid literary genres, multilingualism, and activist theory as subversive strategies. In this journey to the geographical and psychological outposts of Chicanismo, Gómez-Peña also reflects on identity, race, sexuality, pop culture, politics and the impact of new technologies in the post-9/11 era.

Additional Materials

Interview with Guillermo Gómez-Peña in Remezcla

Additional Info

  • Título: The Mexorcist 3: America's Most Wanted Inner Demon
  • Holdings: photo gallery
  • Idioma: English, Spanish, Spanglish
  • Data da performance: 23 April 2008
  • Lugar: Teatro Heckscher, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
  • Type/Format: performance
  • Cast/Performers: Guillermo Gómez-Peña
  • Credits: Guillermo Gómez-Peña, El Museo del Barrio

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