Contributed Articles

“Right in the Middle”: An Experience of Women Reconciliation within the D.I.Y. Movement

ANDREA MORALES MORENO Autonomous Metropolitan University, Cuajimalpa. Mexico A very personal view of how a Mexican teenager finds empowerment in the D.I.Y. punk culture and how she manages to reinterpret her feminity in a patriarchal country by making meaningful creations for her and other girls. Andrea Morales Moreno is a Mexican Design student, feminist, sewing enthusiast and full time witch. She calls herself Andrea Tumbas, started The GrrrlVIRUS movement in Mexico. She currently has a menstrual cloth pad project called Ixchel inspired in Mexican textiles and their relation with the universe, birth and blood. 2015 Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference Proceedings, ISSN 1559-8918. © Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference, some rights reserved....