"De muchas luchas" : vacas, vaqueros y el proceso de producción de carne al sur de los Estados Unidos.

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Alejandro Ponce de León Calero


En este texto rastreo algunos encuentros que acontecen a lo largo de un proceso de la producción de carne bovina de calidad suprema, al sur de los Estados Unidos. Al atender a los encuentros materiales, discursivos, y afectivos en la medida en que estos hacen cuerpos, el texto ofrece una mirada a la producción ganadera en la que esta, más que una secuencia de prácticas dirigidas hacia la producción de carne, se entrevé como una acumulación de contactos, fricciones y rupturas. En este sentido, se plantean una serie de reflexiones sobre las maneras en que se compone la vida y la muerte animal a través de los procesos productivos contemporáneos.

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