Shannon is a friend and former classmate of Aaron McKinney’s. Stephen Belber runs into Shannon at the Fireside Bar with her friend Jen and interviews the two young women. Shannon indicates that both she and Aaron were frequent drug users. When asked if she, Jen, and Aaron went to high school together, Shannon calls them both “a product of their society,” suggesting that they are not the only ones to blame for the adults that they became.
Shannon Quotes in The Laramie Project
The The Laramie Project quotes below are all either spoken by Shannon or refer to Shannon. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one:
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Act 2: Shannon and Jen
“You guys both went to Laramie High?” “Yeah. Can’t you tell? We’re a product of our society.”
Related Characters:Shannon (speaker), Stephen Belber (speaker), Aaron McKinney, Jen
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