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Unformatted text preview: the movie which may or may not portray Brandon correctly. Throughout the piece, Judith also compares “Boys Don’t Cry” to other pieces of work that were made about Brendon Teena. She shows particularly how in Boys Don’t Cry how Hillary Swank was replaced in a scene to show a more masculine body instead of Swank’s feminine body. Lastly, Judith discusses a point in which she was speaking to a general crowd about Brendon’s murder. She generalized white trash and hate to small rural towns which offended many people. In turn she was scrutinized for her what she when a woman stood up and called Judith’s comments insensitive to the people who may have come from small towns....
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2009 for the course WRT 102 taught by Professor Frost during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '08