Dee Rees Essays
Parallel Exile in Pariah College
In Aneeka Henderson’s chapter of the book African American Culture and Society After Rodney King : Provocations and Protests, Progression and ‘Post-Racialism' (Carina and Metcalf), she discusses Dee Rees’ 2011 film, Pariah, in relation to the...
Interaction of Food with Power and Masculinity within "Pariah" and "Brokeback Mountain" College
Scenes involving food and male characters from both Dee Rees’ Pariah (2011) and Ang Lee’s Brokeback Mountain (2005) help to elaborate on and explain relationships that both Arthur (Charles Parnell) and Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) hold with other...