Cat_on_a_Hot_Tin_Roof.docx - 1 Surname Student\u2019s Name Professor\u2019s Name Institution Affiliation Date Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Brick In the Cat in a Hot

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1 Surname Student’s Name Professor’s Name Institution Affiliation Date Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Brick In the Cat in a Hot Tin Roof, Brick Pollitt is the main character who is in his early 20s. In college, he was a football player who in his social life had gained great admiration from many people. His homophobia is evident throughout the entire play. Brick's fear was brought about by his relationship with Skipper, his old college friend. Even if Skipper had confessed that he had feelings for Brick. However, Brick responded by ending their friendship. Later on, Skipper died from over drinking. In the entire play, Brick's sexual orientation appears indistinct. For instance, he could be portrayed as a guy who fears to admit his sexuality. Alternatively, he could be seen as a heterosexual who quickly refuses to show his feelings for Skipper for he fears either being a gay or being framed as a gay. Jussie Smollett is an actor whose character traits are similar to Brick Pollitt. In empire for instance, Smollett, Lucius Lyon’s middle son acts as a shy and gay person. His father is quite

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