A Streetcar Named Desire Feminist Analysis

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In the novel Feminist Critique A Streetcar Named Desire setting takes place in a city of New Orleans “ a cosmopolitan city where is a relatively warm and easy intermingling of races in the old part of town”(3). In this play masculinity means aggression, control, physical dominance, and even violence. These traits general lack of refinement, manners, sensitivity, and attractive. On the contrary many feminist like men, think that women should be able to stay home, raise children, attentive to the husband's needs, unstable, and emotionally sensitive. In the play there are many characters playing a masculinity and femininity role, but I will mainly focus on Stella, Blanche, and Stanley because their way of thinking and actions are very similar

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