Trifles

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Baker's Plays, 2010 - Drama - 21 pages
10 Reviews
Drama / Characters: 3 male, 2 female

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Unusually powerful and effective, and gives fine roles for two good actresses. The wife of a strangled farmer is arrested on suspicion. While officers and neighbors are searching the old farmhouse for evidence, two women friends discover a slain canary and a broken cage. This evidence can prove the wife guilty, but by keeping her secret, they free her. An American classic by one of the original members of the Provincetown Playhouse where this play was premiered.

The playwright, Susan Glaspell, is a Pulitzer Prize-Winner.

  

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User Review  - Aryn O'Connor - Goodreads

Read for a class, but really enjoyed it as a feminist work - reading one of Glaspell's other works for a different class and noticing some of the more subtle themes of this one. * POSSIBLE SPOILER ... Read full review

Review: Trifles

User Review  - Goodreads

Read for a class, but really enjoyed it as a feminist work - reading one of Glaspell's other works for a different class and noticing some of the more subtle themes of this one. * POSSIBLE SPOILER ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
23
Section 2
26
Section 3
27
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