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About Marta Lamas

Marta Lama is professor of anthropology at the National Autonomous University of Mexico and a leading feminist researcher and activist. 

Articles by Marta Lamas

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Phoebe Braithwaite is openDemocracy’s submissions editor.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

An end to the shame: stigma and political participation among Mexican sex workers

Shedding feelings of shame relies on the politicisation of a stigmatised identity, and on opening up new lines of action and resistance.

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