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Trifles and a Jury of Her Peers

4.24 of 5 stars 4.24  ·  rating details  ·  21 ratings  ·  6 reviews
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Published July 1st 1992 by Feminist Pr
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Tmoore18gmu.edu
These two works are both beautifully written and provide a great opportunity for both legal-ethical discussoin and genre study!
Bobbie
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
Nancy Cisneros
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
Patricia
Sep 20, 2008 Patricia rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: all women and enlightened men
Recommended to Patricia by: Phoebie
never send a man to do a woman's job. and she did the job alright. these kinds of relationships are still rampant and current. this must change.
debra
Very good book. Read both for English Comp 2 and English Lit. I enjoy these stories. Shows how important "trifles" are in life.
Julie
julie's pick, december 2002, theme: ADAPTATION
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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 ...more
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