Butch eventually breaks free and kills one of the rapists, while the other faces the unimaginable threat of some of Marsellus' pals "getting medieval" on him. And that scene almost kept star Uma Thurman, then just 23, from acting in the film, she tells Vanity Fair in an upcoming issue. No one could believe I even hesitated in any way. Neither can I, in hindsight. The rape scene may have been hard to watch, but Thurman also told the magazine that it was her famous dance with John Travolta that made her the most nervous, "because I was so awkward and embarrassed and shy. Director Quentin Tarantino wanted the couple to do the Twist, but dance fiend Travolta suggested they work the moves of other novelty dances into the scene.
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Titles are listed individually in the finding aid. Works we acquired before receiving this large donation have individual catalog records, and can be searched by author or title. The keyword search gay and fiction will retrieve about titles. This will include literary fiction as well as pulp, and secondary works about gay fiction. Gay pulp fiction has become a focus of scholarship in the last years. It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older.
Editors Gunn and Harker present this collection of interpretive readings of gay pulp fiction of the s. The introduction frames the historical context of obscenity laws and literary-value judgments as well as the perspective of academia on the genre. Contributions then analyze the structure and social themes of such novels, the sociological history surrounding their emergence, and their relationship with discourses of self-acceptance.