Tennessee Williams' "The Glass Menagerie" Analytical Essay by CalDR

Tennessee Williams' "The Glass Menagerie"
Summarizes "The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams and explains the symbolism he used throughout the play.
# 30070 | 3,420 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Aug 23, 2003 in Drama and Theater (American) , Literature (American) , English (Analysis)

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This paper discusses the story behind the play, "The Glass Menagerie". The focus is on explaining the symbols used in the play. Some of the symbols explained are the fire escape, the use of irony, the glass menagerie, the search for a man by both Laura and Amanda. The paper concludes by suggesting that the family in this play is dysfunctional and explains the reasons for this suggestion.

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