In the beginning of 2021, Center Stage has published a zine «I Am The Queen» by Nelson Morales, one of the winners of the «Zine» category.
The zine contains images of the project about the Muxe community of Oaxaca (Mexico). Muxes are considered the third gender in Mexico for which they are accepted and loved by their families. Each page of the zine portrays the dreams and illusions of the Muxe community in Oaxaca.
Nelson Morales is a photographer whose work mainly focuses on issues of gender, body, identity, and sexual diversity. He's a participant of Oaxaca Photography Biennial (Mexico), II Hector Garcia Biennial (Mexico), XVIII Bienal Centro de la imagen (Mexico). His exhibitions were held in Mexico, Malaysia, Greece, Colombia, Germany, Portugal, India, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, including solo exhibitions in Mexico, Netherlands, Spain and the USA. In 2020, Morales became a nominee for the World Press Photo and was a finalist of the Robert Giard scholarship. His works are in the collections of Bank of America Merril Lynch, Nall Hollis and McNay Art Museum.