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Cuerpos femeninos en Afganistán: territorios de inseguridades y resistencias

Priscyll Anctil Avoine

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CUERPOS FEMENINOS EN AFGANISTÁN: TERRITORIOS DE INSEGURIDADES Y RESISTENCIAS

Durante la invasión de Afganistán por parte de la coalición liderada por la OTAN y EE. UU., se utilizaron los cuerpos femeninos, explícitamente, para legitimar la guerra con base en la retórica de la liberación de las mujeres de la dominación de los talibanes. Actualmente, el escenario “postguerra” demuestra que se han exacerbado las inseguridades para las mujeres, ya que se han institucionalizado prácticas misóginas que se relacionan directamente con la situación política actual. Basado en investigaciones anteriores, este artículo pretende explorar, desde los estudios de género, los territorios de inseguridades y los escenarios de resistencias corporales en el periodo “postguerra” en Afganistán. El texto aborda un breve recuento histórico sobre el contexto político; posteriormente indaga sobre las inseguridades vividas por el cuerpo femenino y, finalmente, busca comprender los aspectos afectivos y corporales de la resistencia femenina en este país.

Palabras clave

Afganistán, cuerpo, mujeres, inseguridades, resistencia política

Female bodies in Afghanistan: territories of insecurities and resistances.


In the wake of the invasion of Afghanistan by the coalition led by the US-led NATO coalition, female bodies have been explicitly used to legitimize the war on the basis of rhetoric concerning women’s liberation from Taliban domination. Currently, the postwar setting shows increasing levels of insecurities for women as misogyny practices have been institutionalized, directly related to the current political situation. Based on previous research, this article aims at exploring, from Gender Studies, the territories of insecurities and the scenarios of bodily resistance of women in the “post-war” scenario in Afghanistan. The text deals with a brief history of the political context, then it explores the insecurities experienced by the female body and, finally, it seeks to understand the emotional and physical aspects of female resistances in this country.

Keywords

Afghanistan, body, women, insecurities, political resistance. 

Corpos femininos no Afeganistão: territórios de insegurança e resistência.


Durante a invasão do Afeganistão por parte da coalizão liderada pela OTAN e os EUA, corpos femininos foram explicitamente utilizados para legitimar a guerra, com base na retórica da libertação das mulheres do domínio do Taliban. Atualmente, o cenário “pós-guerra” demonstra que a insegurança para as mulheres se exacerbou, já que se institucionalizaram práticas misóginas que se relacionam diretamente com a situação política atual. Com base em investigação anterior, o objetivo desse artigo é explorar, a partir de uma perspectiva de gênero, os territórios de insegurança e os cenários de resistências corporais no contexto “pós-guerra” no Afeganistão. O texto aborda uma breve revisão histórica do contexto político; em seguida indaga sobre as inseguranças vividas pelo corpo feminino e, ao final, busca compreender os aspectos afetivos e corporais da resistência feminina nesse país.

Palavras-chave

Afeganistão, corpo, mulheres, insegurança, resistência política. 


Palabras clave


Afganistán; cuerpo; mujeres; inseguridades; resistencia política

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14483/cp.v2i2.11142



https://doi.org/10.14483/issn.2590-9398