Tennessee Williams as a Social Critic

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The purpose of this study is to examine the social criticism of Williams by careful analysis of six of his full length plays: The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, Camino Real, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Suddenly Last Summer, and The Night of the Iguana. After the analyses of the plays, the final chapter of this study will deal with the playwright's comments on specific aspects of the social order and will not be confined to the six major plays under consideration.

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Peterson, Janet M. May 1969.

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The purpose of this study is to examine the social criticism of Williams by careful analysis of six of his full length plays: The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, Camino Real, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Suddenly Last Summer, and The Night of the Iguana. After the analyses of the plays, the final chapter of this study will deal with the playwright's comments on specific aspects of the social order and will not be confined to the six major plays under consideration.

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Peterson, Janet M. Tennessee Williams as a Social Critic, thesis, May 1969; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc131111/: accessed November 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .