Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

by: Tennessee Williams

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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What gendered trope is at the heart of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof?

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What familial relationship does Williams present as essentially narcissistic?

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What geographic spaces serve as a cipher for desires that are repressed at home?

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What prop does Williams use to invoke the love of the plantation’s original owners, two men?

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Combining a radio-phonograph, television, and liquor cabinet, what does the console symbolize?