Saúl García-López is a performance artist, radical performance director, pedagogue, PhD candidate, and Co-Artistic Director of La Pocha Nostra. Identity: Post-NAFTA offspring nightmare. Gender: 5 spirits. Métiers: reverse wetback, conceptual hitman, radical pedagogue, post-coloniality, gender bending, radical tenderness, addict of performance orgies.
500+ Years of Macho Power
500+ Years of Macho Power is a performance that deconstructs the binary forces and relationships of machismo and power. Using Chicano/Latino humor and culinary art, this piece turns masculinity upside down to comment on the legacy of violence and intolerance perpetrated by men.