Tennessee Williams’ Young Life
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: New February 2023! Students will learn about Tennessee Williams, one of America’s preeminent playwrights.

Type of Video: Profile*
Unique Video ID: DBiography-22**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Help students understand that Tennessee Williams is an autobiographical writer by comparing events in his life to the Glass Menagerie.


*Profile videos use a first-person/first-hand approach to highlight interesting people doing interesting things in the area of study.

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