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Lemebel was able to envisage a hidden reality of homosexuals; he was able to unmask the violence of which homosexuals were victims in Chile. This work was followed a year later by Adios Mariquita Lindaanother anthology of chronicles that maintained the same tendencies of his previous works.
Finally, the Planet editorial published the book the second of November in the year Inhe published as his first ls work, the book Incontables, a compilation of short stories  under the feminist publication label, Ergo Sum.
In between and”The Mares of the Apocalypse” carried out at lease fifteen public interventions and in total no more than twenty.
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Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies: Since then, his written work began to attract the interest in various universities and international educational institutions. His works are usually tragic-comedies and aggressive, in constant rejection of right wing politics and the Chilean upper class. The duo called the group “The Mares of the Apocalypse,”or “Yeguas del Apocalipsis,” a reference to the biblical “Horsemen of the Apocalypse” that appear in the New Testament.
Since the year he began to mention in interviews that he was writing a new novel intended for release in or to be published by the Planet editorial.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lemebel was much more than a writer; he was a free man, an artist, a political and popular icon, but more than anything a rebel and a voice for the homosexual community.
The next year they appeared in the Cariola theater during a meeting of intellectuals with presidential candidate Patricio Aylwin, whom the following year would be elected the first president of Chile after the restoration of democracy and the end of the dictatorship.
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Blood of the humble and simple people. He died of cancer of the larynx on 23 January in Santiago, Chile.
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Around this time he decided to abandon his paternal last name, Mardones, and begin using that of his mother, Lemebel. At the end of the same month they published Ardera book that is compiled of images of the homonymous exposure and that extensively gathered his audio visual work. Lemebel was born as Pedro Mardones Lemebel, but when he decided to take the last name of his mother, was the first big political decision that reaffirmed his commitment towards his homosexual side, a side that was later incorporated into his literary works.
The following year he created the program “Cancionero” for the radio show “Radio Tiena.
Perlongher too shares a style of baroque or over elaborate writing, but Lemebel aguadz not look to confuse anyone. Lemebel was given a Guggenheim Foundation scholarship in for his literary accomplishments leading to increase appearances in forums and seminars in Chile and US.
That is what he is remember for. In his works, Lemebel addresses Chilean Marginalization with some autobiographical references. InLemebel co-founded a group with Francisco Casas, poet, artist and student of literature. Both writers often turned into agents of their sl text and created an interpretation from homosexual reality and an interruption of institutional discussions during the age of the dictator.
In the late s, Lemebel chose to be identified by his maternal name which was Lemebel as his choice for surname. The portraits later became part ahuada an exhibition at the D12 Gallery in Chile.
With these they would advocate for a aguaada for memory, human rights and sexuality in democratic talks. His extensive efforts in breaking the norm through his unique self-expression in his written works and activism have left a lasting impact on society and are part of his legacy.
In an interview the writer would explain his choice of name change as the following, “Lemebel is a gesture of femininity, to engrave a maternal last name, to acknowledge my washer mother in light of the illegality of homosexual s and transvestite s.
Retrieved 23 January It’s possible that this corporal exposition in a religious frame was evaporating the generic form of the story For the presentation of the book, Lemebel arrived in a red dress with a feathered headdress, at a ceremony with many people that was public with politicians, filmmakers, journalists and a few writers. Margins as a site of political transgression in the works of diamela eltit, guadalupe santa cruz and pedro lemebel Thesis. Their work crossed over into performances, transvestism, photography, video and various art installations.
Retrieved from ” https: In andLemebel wrote two books in a chronicle and hybrid literary style,  a combination of reportage, memoir, public address, fiction and socio-political historical analysis.
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Until his death, Lemebel work in his book that revealed his friendship with the deceased Gladys Marin, titled “Mi querida Gladys. Some of their public demonstrations included dancing the Cueca on broken glass, dressing up as Frida Kahlo and they even dressed up as Lady Godiva and rode around naked on white horses for the art department at the university of Chile.
The book would later gain international recognition after being translated into English, then French and Italian. Josephina Alemparte, editor of Seal Planet, declared that the book was going to be presented in the book fair of Santiago but for health reasons this was postponed.