Publish date: 2007-04-15
Publisher: Players Pr
Pages no: 16
Edition language: English
, Read For School
, Short Stories
*giggle* This is probably not the kind of thing I should find amusing, and yet....a quick and fun read, especially if you have as dark a sense of humor as I do.
I thought Trifles was a good short and sweet play, a lot happens in it in a brief time. It's like a mini mystery novel that shows how women tend to have a understanding with each other when it comes to marital problems and how men are blind to them. I also love how Minnie, the farmers wife, isn't in...
Also written by Glaspell as a short story, "A Jury of her Peers," which I don't like nearly as well. There's a lovely film 1980 film version, which though entitled "A Jury of her Peers," follows the staging and script of the one-act play, Trifles.Glaspell's cleanly-scripted drama, plays on the idea ...