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Strong Female Characters: Blanche DuBois

For those of you that don’t know, Blanche DuBois is one of the main characters in Tennessee Williams’s 1947 play, A Streetcar Named Desire. Set in post-war New Orleans, the play begins when Blanche, an ageing southern belle, goes to stay with her impoverished sister and her husband – and it pretty much all goes downhill from there. 2,203 more words

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“Deliberate cruelty is unforgivable.”  Blanche Dubois

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“Deliberate cruelty is unforgivable.”  Blanche Dubois

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Favorite Quotes from Literature

“I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.”
~Blanche DuBois, A Streetcar Named Desire

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what's her deal?

if she knew

herself and her self was

a hall of mirrors, then did

the world reflect a self-reflection?  If

her feet were in a river and… 31 more words

April 2016 Blindspot: A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

It’s been ages since I wanted to see A Streetcar Named Desire, not sure why I’ve put it off. I feel like I have watched it as one day I actually watched a bunch of clips from this film on youtube. 1,461 more words

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You Look Lovely (For Blanche DuBois)

The beautiful dream is dead.  It’s been dead for a while but it’s finally caught up to you.  Your tragic radiance followed in your wake as you left your trail of victims who wanted you no more.  263 more words

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