Streetcar and Slut-shaming

When Blanche arrives at Stella’s apartment in part by a streetcar named “Desire,” the car seems to be metaphorical for her own desires that have brought her to that point. Her teaching job and her good reputation were lost due to an affair with a 17-year old student, and she had turned to alcoholism, unable…

Effective Adaptations of A Streetcar Named Desire

In lecture, Professor Steele mentioned on several occasions that he thinks an all-gay cast of A Streetcar Named Desire would be an interesting take on the classic play. Although there doesn’t seem to be a widely circulated adaptation of this kind, I’ve decided to examine different versions of the original play and analyze what could…

The Past, The Present, & Our Future

As my graduation date gets closer and closer, everyone wants to know what comes next. Where will I be next year, what will I be doing? In trying to figure out the answers to these not so light questions I have been focusing on what I want my future to look like, yet I have…