This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Blanche du Bois - This character has been a schoolteacher in Mississippi but was asked to leave her job because of an involvement with a student. She was once a Southern belle from a wealthy family and has a failed marriage and dubious past from which she has fled.
Pablo Gonzales - This character is the other player at poker. He is coarse and loud, a strong, physical character who is, according to the stage directions, "at the peak of [his] physical manhood." He also speaks Spanish.
Eunice and Steve Hubbell...
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