Mara Lugones’ book “Pilgrimages/ Peregrinajes in chapter three”; ‘On the Logic of the pluralist feminism’ explores the idea that recognizing race is important in feminist theory. Now to be able to understand what Mara Lugones is taking to say throughout this chapter we first have to understand what feminist theory is. Feminist theory is referring to a discourse that uses certain thoughts and ideas in trying to understand the nature of gender inequality. Mara Lugones in chapter three explores the idea of understanding race from a woman of color point of view.
Mara Lugones discusses why the recognition of race is so important in theorizing in feminist theory, making it clear that without recognizing these differences of race the feminist theory