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by Susan Glaspell

Susan Glaspell wrote Trifles in 1916, basing this brief, one-act play on the murder of the sixty-year-old John Hossack, which she had covered extensively during her stint as a journalist with the Des Moines Daily News after her graduation from Drake University. She traveled to the scene of the crime…

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Posted By zhane p #368244 at Apr 21, 2014 1:59 PM

how do Mrs. Hale and Mrs. Peters help us understand Minnie Wright

analyze the following character pairs, first for their own significance, and second for their ability to mirror the struggles and challenges of others.

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Posted By danielle a #365637 at Apr 06, 2014 5:19 PM

was Ms.Wright arrested?

I didn't read this part but if she wasn't arrested then where is she at?

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