|Author||: Tennessee Williams|
|Publisher||: New Directions Publishing|
|Release Date||: 1999|
|ISBN 10||: 9780811214049|
|Pages||: 105 pages|
|Rating||: 4/5 from 15 reviews|
A classic of modern drama about three confused family members living in their own world of illusions.
by Delma Eugene Presley
Delma E. Presley's 'The Glass Menagerie: An American Memory' offers a cogent and thorough analysis of Tennessee William's masterpiece. The study addresses such issues as characterization, structure, and the visual and dramatic devices used to create this compelling 'memory play.'GET BOOK!
by Tennessee Williams
THE STORY: Amanda Wingfield is a faded, tragic remnant of Southern gentility who lives in poverty in a dingy St. Louis apartment with her son, Tom, and her daughter, Laura. Amanda strives to give meaning and direction to her life and the lives of hGET BOOK!
by George Ehrenhaft
A guide to reading "The Glass Menagerie" and "A Streetcar Named Desire" with a critical and appreciative mind encouraging analysis of plot, style, form, and structure. Also includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggeGET BOOK!
by Tennessee Williams
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by Rebecca Warren
York Notes Advanced aim to help make the study of literature more fulfilling and lead to exam success. They should also be of interest to the general reader, as they cover the widest range of popular literature titles. This title covers The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams.GET BOOK!
by Mary B. Collins
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by Felicia Wulz
Seminar paper from the year 2004 in the subject English - Literature, Works, grade: 1,7, University of Tubingen, course: Introduction to literary studies (American literature), language: English, abstract: The subject of this work is the character of Jim O’Connor in Tennessee Williams’ play The Glass Menagerie . The text discusses the question to what extent he is a symbol of hope for all members of the Wingfield family and of whether he is a representative of the American ideology of optimism andGET BOOK!
by Stephen Bottoms,Philip Kolin,Michael Hooper
A Student Handbook to the Plays of Tennessee Williams provides the essential guide to Williams' most studied and revived dramas. Authored by a team of leading scholars, it offers students a clear analysis and detailed commentary on four of Williams' plays: The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Sweet Bird of Youth. A consistent framework of analysis ensures that whether readers are wanting a summary of the play, a commentary on the themesGET BOOK!
by Intelligent Education
A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for selected works by Tennessee Williams, whose creative endeavors earned him two Pulitzer Prizes. Titles in this study guide include The Glass Menagerie and A Streetcar Named Desire. As an author of southern gothic and memory literature, Williams had a significant impact on theater and has been established as one of America’s most successful playwrights. Moreover, he brought symbolism and poetic language to the stage as his writingGET BOOK!
by R. B. Parker,Professor of English Trinity College R B Parker
Essays discuss different productions of the play, identify literary influences, examine the characters, and analyzes Williams' dramatic technique.GET BOOK!
by Tennessee Williams,George Ehrenhaft
A guide to reading "The Glass Menagerie" and "A Streetcar Named Desire" with a critical and appreciative mind encouraging analysis of plot, style, form, and structure. Also includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list.GET BOOK!
by Helga Auracher
This thesis examines the theme of loneliness American playwright, Tennessee Williams' four plays, "The Glass Menagerie," "A Streetcar Named Desire," "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," and "The Night of the Iguana." "Consideration will be given to its causes, its dramaturgical presentation, its place and meaning in modern life and in Tennessee Williams' philosophy of life, in which the means that the playwright suggests for the conquest of loneliness are rooted ."--The introduction, p.7.GET BOOK!