The Borer Crossg Virgin and Her Daughters: Understanding the Vision and Transgressing New Territories

  • Theresa L. Torres


The longer I study the Guadalupanas of Kansas City, the more I recognize the role that social location, birth generation, gender, religion, and ethnicity play in the construction of their identity and in their levels and types of involvement and activism. In the years I worked in the parish of Sacred Heart-Guadalupe, I thought I understood the women. As I studied them more systematically, I found more complexity than I had anticipated.


Moral Obligation Kansas City Social Drama Border Crossing Social Location 
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