Ch. 4 La Herencia de Coatlicue

Beginning with the mirror, we see ourselves being seen. The mirror enables the seeing and being seen, the subject and the object, and the I and the She. These simultaneous multitudes are reminiscent of Coatlicue--simultaneously mother, grandmother, snake woman, and earth. We are drawn to her cavernous womb in union with the Shadow Beast. Anzaldua … Continue reading Ch. 4 La Herencia de Coatlicue