Brígida Pastor

is senior lecturer at the University of Glasgow. She has published extensively on issues of gender in Cuban and Spanish film and Latin American literature.


Cuban cinema in 1990

Discovering a feminist discourse within the male gaze

“After thirty years of revolutionary cinema, complex gender issues are still pending. Simply reversing gender roles is not progressive in feminist terms. It is destructive in that it perpetuates the roles designed in patriarchal society”, writes Brígida Pastor in her analysis of Cuban cinema in the 1990s.

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