Susan Glaspell Essay Topics

“Trifles” by Susan Glaspell

Women in plays, far from being decorative, frequently exhibit greater strength than the surrounding men. Discuss this idea in relation to drama you have read. In this play, the women play an important role in the unfolding of the story. At first, it was a bit vague, since at the beginning, it was hinted that… View Article

Drama Paper on Trifles – Susan Glaspell

Susan Glaspell’s one act play Trifles is based upon actual events which occurred in Iowa at the turn of the century. Between 1899 and 1901 she worked as a reporter for the Des Moines News, during which time she covered a murder trial of a farmer’s wife, Margaret Hossack. The play was written some years… View Article

Trifle by Susan Glaspell

Trifle is considered as one of the perfectly structured one act play. Control is so wonderful that play encircles all aspect of the main theme. Although it has many turns and twists but it does not deviate from the main theme or provide irrelevant information. Although it belongs to genre of detective mystery but it… View Article