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by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

Overview

Eloi, a young, sexually repressed postal worker, resides in New Orleans with his mother, a practical woman who runs a boarding house. Though he struggles for rationality, Eloi sees the city as an intolerable hotbed of depravity - and he longs for the purification of fire.

A part of the collection of 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays.

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  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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  • Time Period: 1940s / WWII
  • Target Audience: Adult

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Tennessee Williams

Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) explores passion with daring honesty, and forged a poetic theatre of raw psychological insight that shattered conventional proprieties and transformed the American stage. The autobiographical The Glass Menagerie brought what Mr. Williams called “the catastrophe of success,” a success capp ...

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