Susan Glaspell's fiction: Fidelity as American romance

Carpentier, Martha C.
March 1994
Twentieth Century Literature (Twentieth Century Literature);Spring94, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p92
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Provides a feminist analysis of playwright Susan Glaspell's fiction. Identification with play `Trifles' based on the short story `Jury of Her Peers'; Novels written by Glaspell; Exclusion of women's fiction from the American canon during the 1930s; Radical content of Glaspell's fiction; Subversive role of women in Glaspell's drama; Critique of Glaspell's novel entitled `Fidelity.'


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