Context in Tennessee Williams

Below is the PowerPoint for studying the CONTEXT of ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’.


If you were off, try to use the research you complete for that task to help with this Literary Study question:

“Drama explores the local and the universal . . .”

 Discuss some of the principal means by which a playwright explores the “local and the universal” in any two plays.

Also, here’s something to watch when you get a chance, which will be helpful when trying to understand the context of Williams’ writing: