The Glass Menagerie Summary
Tennessee Williams

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The Glass Menagerie Summary

The Glass Menagerie was originally produced in Chicago in 1944 and then staged m New York on Broadway in 1945. The text was also published in 1945. This play was the first of Williams's to win the New York Drama Critics Circle Award, an honor he was given four times. Although The Glass Menagerie also received much popular acclaim, some critics believe that the thematic devices that Williams relies on, such as the legends on the screen...

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