I, Monster Mine
Susy Shock is a trans sudaca artist who has been acting, signing, and writing for over thirty years. She currently writes opinion pieces for MU magazine and publishes regular installments of a graphic novel in Maten al mensajero. In 2007, she published her first book of poetry, Revuelo Sur, which was followed in 2011 by Relatos en Canecalón and Poemario Trans Pirado, all published by Ediciones Nuevos Tiempos. In 2014, she toured nationally and internationally with her Poemario Trans Pirado (a show of poetry and songs) and also put out her first album, Buena vida y poca vergüenza. In 2016, she received honorable mention in the National Award for Tango and Folklore for her song “Con mi carro voy,” and published Crianzas and Hojarascas the following year. In 2019, Susy released her second album, Traviarca, with la Bandada de Colibríes, and embarked on a world tour.
Susy Shock, Joseph M. Pierce, Mayra Bottaro, Juliana Martínez; I, Monster Mine. GLQ 1 June 2021; 27 (3): 345–347. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/10642684-8994056
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