27 Wagons Full of Cotton

27 Wagons Full of Cotton

27 Wagons Full of Cotton

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

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27 Wagons Full of Cotton

27 Wagons Full of Cotton

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

Overview

After Jake, a shady, middle-aged cotton gin owner, burns down rival Silva Vicarro's mill, Vicarro attempts to enact vengeance by seducing Flora, Jakes delicate young wife. A "Mississippi Delta comedy."

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

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Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

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

Authors

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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