2-Page Critical Response to Tennessee Williams’
“The Glass Menagerie”
Discuss the character of Laura Wingfield in the play in regard to the ideas of Innocence and Experience. What social and emotional conflicts does she face with her family and society in general? Moreover, discuss how Jim is an agent of change in Laura’s life and how does his surprise engagement status to another woman affect Amanda emotionally? Cite scenes and dialogue from the play to support your responses.