You're Just Like My Father (1993)

In You’re Just Like My Father Shaw pieces together the challenges of growing up butch in the 1950’s with a combination of both toughness and vulnerability. Using male role models such as an army officer and Elvis, Shaw explores the controversial relationship between a butch and her mother, offering both affirmation and criticism. Written and performed by Peggy Shaw.

Footage of the performance can be found here.

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