Comparing A Streetcar Named Desire And One Flew Over The Cuckoo 's Nest

1806 Words Apr 25th, 2016 8 Pages
Amanda Porteus
Mr. Palombo
English 2130
April 19, 2016.

As a general public changes and ages it produces distinctive individuals, yet they can be fit into great character sorts. At the center of society, are the ever show goals and sins rising above decades. In writing pieces composed to mirror the general public of their time, these regular sorts and blames can be seen between characters. A Streetcar Named Desire and One Flew Over the Cuckoo 's Nest were composed in various times of American culture and in various circumstances. The principle male and female characters, and in addition some supporting characters, offer similitudes establishing in the wishes and sins of mankind. Both McMurphy and Stanley share an overwhelming manliness and yearning for sexual experience while Nurse Ratched and Blanche attempt to affirm their predominance over men. Differentiated to the fundamental male characters are Billy and Mitch who are both weakened by their moms. Differentiated to the fundamental female characters are Candy, Sandy, and Stella who are the female characters in satisfactory female parts in the public arena.

McMurphy and Stanley radiate a bestial manliness. McMurphy smells like the outside, the soil and sweat the ward is unaccustomed to. "in any case, at no other time now, before he came in, the man smell of dust and earth from the open fields, and sweat, and work" (Kesey 86). He is a dedicated man and his body mirrors his work. McMurphy is boisterous and hearty. "No…

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