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Mrs. Wright as a Modern Tragic Hero
An analysis of Mrs Wright as a modern tragic hero in Susan Glaspell's play, "Trifles".
# 124697 | 1,000 words | 15 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Drama and Theater (American) , Literature (American)

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This paper explains why Mrs. Wright in Susan Glaspell's play, "Trifles", is considered a modern tragic hero.

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"In "Trifles" by Susan Glaspell, the protagonist never enters the stage. Mrs Wright is talked about in the third person throughout the play, we never see her face. She is most certainly the protagonist, however, because she has caused all the ensuing action in the play. She is a modern tragic hero as well, according to Arthur Miller's ideas, for the following reasons; she denies the fulfillment of her own self-image, she experiences driving feelings of..."

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