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A streetcar named Desire, by Tennessee Williams

Author: Brenda Murphy
Publisher: Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, ©2010.
Series: Critical insights.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides readers with a collection of essays and in-depth discussions of Tennessee Williams's play, "A Streetcar Named Desire". A chronology of Williams's life, a complete list of Williams's works and their original dates of publication, a general bibliography, a detailed paragraph on the volume's editor, notes on the individual chapter authors, and a subject index are also provided.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Streetcar named Desire, by Tennessee Williams.
Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009026308
(OCoLC)423388483
Named Person: Tennessee Williams
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Murphy
ISBN: 9781587656293 1587656299
OCLC Number: 719371203
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 324 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: On A streetcar named Desire / Brenda Murphy --
Biography of Tennessee Williams / Robert J. Forman --
The Paris review perspective / Chatherine Steindler --
World War II, sex, and displacement in A streetcar named Desire / Camille-Yvette Welsch --
Uncommon tragic protagonist : Blanche Du Bois and Willy Loman / Kenneth Elliott --
A room that I thought was empty : the representation of repression in A streetcar named Desire / Neil Heims --
A streetcar named Desire : a consideration of select criticism / Janyce Marson --
Desire, death, and laughter : tragicomic dramaturgy in A streetcar named Desire / Verna Foster --
Tragedy as habit : A streetcar named Desire / Britton J. Harwood --
"Stanley made love to her!--by force!" : Blanche and the evolution of rape / John S. Bak --
No past to think in : who wins in A streetcar named Desire? / Dan Isaac --
Is there a gay man in this text? : subverting the closet in A streetcar named Desire / Dean Shackelford --
A streetcar named Desire : spatial violation and sexual violence / Anne Fleche --
The artful rerouting of A streetcar named Desire / Linda Costanzo Cahir --
Stanley Kowalski's not so secret sorrow : queering, de-queering, and re-queering A streetcar named Desire as drama, script, film, and opera / Keith Dorwick --
"Tiger--tiger!" : Blanche's rape on screen / Nancy M. Tischler.
Series Title: Critical insights.
Responsibility: editor, Brenda Murphy.

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A Streetcar Named Desire quickly became an international sensation when it premiered on ""Broadway"" in 1947. This work features essays on Tennessee Williams' famous play. It examines the play in  Read more...

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