Thomas Lanier Williams

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Noun1.Thomas Lanier Williams - United States playwright (1911-1983)Thomas Lanier Williams - United States playwright (1911-1983)
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at the University of Iowa, 27-year-old Mississippi native Thomas Lanier Williams moves to New Orleans, where he will rechristen himself Tennessee.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 28 October 2017: "Time is the longest distance between two places." AaAaAeAcAaAaAeA Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menage Thomas Lanier Williams III or Tennessee Williams was one of the leading American playwrights of the 20th century.
Whether to fight his increasing homosexual desires or simply to stave off the loneliness he felt during his first month in Iowa City, Williams found a girlfriend, and his passion for her is evident in "Stranger in Yellow Gloves," and it denotes the last time the world would encounter Thomas Lanier Williams III again.
Thomas Lanier Williams" (Lyle Leverich, Tom: The Unknown Tennessee Williams [NY: Crown Publishers, 1995], 139).