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  • Mrs. Minnie Wright Was Guilty Of The Murder Of A Jury Analysis

    Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen of the jury. We are here today to decide if the defendant, Mrs. Minnie Wright, is found guilty of the murder of her husband. John Wright, a farmer, who was found dead in his bed by a neighbor, Mr. Hale. Mr. Hale went to see if he could get John Wright to go with him on a party telephone. Mrs. Wright looked queer as she rocked back and forth pleading her apron. Mrs. Wright laughed as Mr. Hale asks to see John and says that he died of a rope around his neck. We…

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  • Condescending Of Women In Susan Glaspell's Trifles

    In the play Trifles by Susan Glaspell, the men are portrayed as condescending towards women. The play centers on the murder of John Wright who died in his bed by strangulation. His wife Minnie has been charged with the crime. When the play begins, the County Attorney, the neighbors Mr. and Mrs. Hale, and the Sheriff and his wife have come to collect things to take to Minnie in jail. In addition, the men want to look around the murder scene upstairs clues. The men never stop to think why such a…

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  • Urbanization In The Wizard Of Oz

    In “A Trickster’s Tale: L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” William R. Leach argues that Baum’s work is not the fairy-tale celebration of America we see in the 1939 Judy Garland movie; it is actually a celebration of values responsible for making America the economic power it is today. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz amplifies the American ideology of mind-cure, American Urbanization through its use of color, and embodies the real American “trickster.” Leach believes Baum’s use of these…

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  • Differences Between The Wizard Of Oz Book And Book

    away to a mystical place. There she meets a lion, tin man, and scarecrow that helps her meet the wizard. He then will help each of them obtain their true hearts wish. On her journey she encounters many obstacles that make her stronger in the end. L. Frank Baum creator of this story gave two forms of this story. A chapter book, which was published in May of 1900. Than the second version, which was, a movie produced in August 1939. Bringing these two topics together because I wondered. Which form…

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  • Women In Susan Glaspell's The Jury Of Her Peers

    In The Jury of Her Peers, a woman's identity in the early 20th century centers around her housekeeping, cooking, sewing, and, thanks to men's constant belittling, little else. The story begins with Mr. and Mrs. Hale, Mr. and Mrs. Peters, and the county attorney entering and searching the Wrights' house. Mrs. Wright is suspected of killing her husband, and while the men are uncovering evidence of the crime, the women fetch Mrs. Wright some clothes to bring to her in jail. As the county attorney…

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  • The Devil In The White City

    “the writer L. Frank Baum and his artist-partner William Wallace Denslow visited the fair; its grandeur informed their creation of Oz” (Larson 373). These two statements alone are just a couple of examples of how many people were in awe of what they saw at the fair in Chicago that year, and many of these witnesses became some of the most influential and inspiring people in American history; Walt Disney is one such man who needs no introduction due to his lasting legacy and L. Frank Baum wrote…

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  • Women In The Play Trifles

    Insignificant trifles are found in everyday life, and they are commonly overlooked. In the short play “Trifles,” the women of the story do not overlook the small things in the house, such as the quilting and the birdcage, while the men believe these are unimportant objects that have no relevance to the crime. Throughout their search for evidence and motive, Mrs. Peters and Mrs. Hale discover a birdcage and ponder the importance of this trivial trifle. Mrs. Peters and Mrs. Hale compare Minnie…

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  • How Did Frank Lloyd Wright Influence On Graphic Design

    genius of Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) has influenced the development of architecture and modern graphic design in immense and subtle ways. Frank Lloyd Wright should be given more credit for his influence on graphic design not only from his several digital designs but through his fine arts work as well, because of his unique style of experimenting with nature in his design and architectural background. His creative style brings life to the straightest, strong, and bold structures. Frank Lloyd…

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  • Cacoethes Scribendi And Jury Of Her Peers

    In her short story, Cacoethes Scribendi, Catherine Sedgwick uses the pen as a phallic symbol to represent their grip on men. Susan Glaspell, on the other hand, uses a bird and messy kitchen in Jury of Her Peers to symbolize Minnie and her domestic struggle. Both authors describe domestic duties as obstacles in women’s search for their identity or freedom and each text has a victim of these domestic duties. While the women of both text attempt to gain control over the men, for their identity in…

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  • Trifles By Susan Glaspell Research Paper

    All The Small Things John Wooden once said that “It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.” In the one act play “Trifles” Mrs. Hale and Mrs. Peters find small details that all point toward the something big that happened: a murder. While it may seem more convenient to look for the big clues, sometimes the answer lies in the intricate details like those of the quilt and the bird’s death. Had these seemingly insignificant details been focused on, the murderer…

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