"The Glass Menagerie" Term Paper by hicaliber

"The Glass Menagerie"
This paper reviews the play "The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams.
# 94967 | 1,735 words | 4 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on May 13, 2007 in Drama and Theater (American) , Literature (American) , English (Analysis)

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The paper portrays how Tennessee Williams' play, "The Glass Menagerie", presents its characters trapped in a world partly real and partly the product of their own minds, a world from which they try to escape. The paper shows how the appearance of Jim radically changes their lives. The paper illustrates how the play was somewhat biographical of Williams' experiences and his own family. The paper highlights how Tom's leaving to fulfill his dreams echoes the author's fulfillment as a writer.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Author not available, "The Glass Menagerie Book Notes" , from Bookrags.com, Copyright 2000-2006 Bookrags, Inc, retrieved August 1st , 2006, http://www.bookrags.com/notes/gm/SUM.html
  • Eddie Borey, "ClassicNote on Glass Menagerie", May 31, 2000, copyright held by GradeSaver, 1999-2006, retrieved August 1st,2006 http://www.gradesaver.com/classicnotes/titles/menagerie/shortsumm.html
  • Author not available, "The Glass Menagerie", Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, July 21st, 2006. Retrieved: August 1st, 2006. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Glass_Menagerie
  • Jaffee, Valerie and Lichtenstein, Jesse , SparkNote on "The Glass Menagerie". Retrieved August 1st, 2006 http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/menagerie/

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