Today's Date:
September 18, 2021

Posts tagged "Tennessee Williams"

Condensed Biography of Tennessee Williams

Tennessee Williams was born Thomas Lanier Williams III in 1911 in Columbus, Mississippi. Tennessee Williams was a sickly young man and because of his diphtheria he was bedridden, which at least gave him time to think and read quite a  →

Analysis and Plot Summary of “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams

Before beginning this summary and analysis of “Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams, it is important to point out that this play is not happening in the narrator’s (Tom’s) present, but it is based on his memories. The setting of “The Glass  →

The Tragic Figure of Laura in The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

The plot of “The Glass Menagerie” as well as the detailed stage directions in The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams contributes to the reader’s perceptions of Laura as a tragic figure. While the reader of “The Glass Menagerie” knows explicitly that she suffers a  →