Tennessee Williams
#754 Overall Influence

Tennessee Williams

American playwright

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Thomas Lanier Williams III , known by his pen name Tennessee Williams, was an American playwright. Along with contemporaries Eugene O’Neill and Arthur Miller, he is considered among the three foremost playwrights of 20th-century American drama.

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Schools

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The New School
The New School

University in New York City, located mostly in Greenwich Village

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Washington University in St. Louis
Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

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University of Missouri
University of Missouri

Public research university in Columbia, Missouri, USA

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University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Public research university in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#274 World Rank #61 USA Rank
Literature