Tales of Desire (Paperback)

By Tennessee Williams

New Directions Publishing Corporation, 9780811218566, 104pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2010



I cannot write any sort of story, said Tennessee to Gore Vidal] unless there is at least one character in it for whom I have physical desire. These transgressive Tales of Desire, including One Arm, Desire and the Black Masseur, Hard Candy, and The Killer Chicken and the Closet Queen, show the iconic playwright at his outrageous best.