Intimate Portraits of Mexico’s Third-Gender Muxes

Estrella has lengthy, wavy, jet-back hair. She tries to tame it with a thick-toothed comb within the yard of her home, among the many chickens, hammocks and looms. Throughout her, family members come and go. It’s November 2015, and Estrella is getting ready for the annual pageant referred to as La Vela de las Auténticas