"A Jury of Her Peers" Essay by The Research Group

"A Jury of Her Peers"
This paper analyzes Susan Glaspell's short story "A Jury of Her Peers."
# 73823 | 675 words | 1 source | MLA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Literature (General) , Gender and Sexuality (General)

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The paper examines Susan Glaspell's short story "A Jury of Her Peers." The paper explains the nature of the crime and the themes. The paper also discusses the gendered elements, the male/female perspectives and the structure of the story as a gendered investigation.

From the Paper:

"In Susan Glaspell's short story "A Jury of Her Peers," a crime has been committed and the guilty person should be punished. The dramatic question is, what is the crime? Based on that answer the guilty person is determined. The twist to the story is that there are two guilty people for two different types of crimes - the murder of a farmer and the domestic abuse of the farmer's wife."

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