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I read Trifles many years ago in college, but now I'm enjoying sharing both of these works with my students. I think Glaspell does an amazing job of embodying the differences between how men and women, especially during the time period presented, looked at the world and each other. To watch my students try and unravel the threads Glaspell has woven into the story is exciting because they are now having discussions about how men and women see things from different perspectives. This story, whethe ...more
this play was really good .Especially because it shows how they do the actions and also because is a better understanding that the story . is so scary how his wife kills the husban b/c of the bird this actually shows not to do anything that harms another person especially if that person really likes it
Susan Keating Glaspell (July 1, 1876 – July 27, 1948) was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, actress, director, novelist, biographer and poet. She was a founding member of the Provincetown Players, one of the most important collaboratives in the development of modern drama in the United States. She also served in the Works Progress Administration as Midwest Bureau Director of the Feder ...moreMore about Susan Glaspell...