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Zhi Liu
English 102
12/14/12
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To what extent are Stanley Kowalski and Blanche DuBois caricatures of masculinity and femininity? Could the performers play against caricature by revealing a more feminine side of Stanley and a more masculine quality I Blanche, or would that be a misreading of the play? Write an essay in which you discuss the play’s depiction of gender roles.

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