Thomas Lanier Williams

noun
United States playwright (1911-1983)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑dramatist, ↑playwright

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  • Thomas Lanier Williams — Tennessee Williams (1953) Tennessee Williams (1965) Tennessee Williams (* 26. März 1911 in Columbus, Bundesstaat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Lanier Williams — Tennessee Williams Pour les articles homonymes, voir Williams. Tennessee Williams …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thomas Lanier Williams — n. Tennessee Williams (1911 1983), 20th century United States author playwright and poet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Williams, Thomas Lanier (Tennessee) — (1911 1983)    Playwright Tennessee Williams was born in Columbus, Mississippi. He received the nickname “Tennessee” while in college because of his drawl. The family later moved to Missouri, and in 1929 Williams went to the University of… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Williams, Thomas Lanier — vero nome di Williams, Tennessee …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Williams — Williams, Alberto Williams, Betty Williams, Eric Eustace Williams, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Roger Williams, Tennessee Williams, William Carlos * * * (as used in expressions) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • williams — [ wiljams ] n. f. • 1874; du n. du premier distributeur ♦ Poire d une variété fondante et parfumée. ● williams nom féminin Variété de poire d été, à chair fine et juteuse, très cultivée. Williams (Thomas Lanier Williams, dit Tennessee) (1911… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • WILLIAMS (T.) — Tennessee Williams est, avec Arthur Miller, l’une des deux figures qui émergent le plus nettement du théâtre américain contemporain. Ils prennent tous deux la relève d’Eugene O’Neill, assurent le pont entre la génération des années 1930 (Clifford …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Thomas — Thomas, Albert Thomas, André Antoine Thomas, Ch. L. Ambroise Thomas, Dylan Thomas, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, Theodore * * * (as used in expressions) Adès, Thomas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Williams — [wil′yəmz] 1. Hank (born Hiram Williams) 1923 53; U.S. country music singer & composer 2. Ralph Vaughan see VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Ralph 3. Roger 1603? 83; Eng. clergyman & colonist in America: founder of R.I. 4. Tennessee (born Thomas Lanier Williams) …   English World dictionary

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