In the play “trifles”, glaspell shows us that the men have the role of being head of everything and how the women do not get as fairly treated first, glaspell shows us that the men in this play, sherriff peters, attorney henderson, and a neighboring farmer, lewis hale, have the role of being head of everything. The title trifles refers to domestic matters or concerns that the men consider insignificant and funny ironically, these trifles have a profound impact on life, death, and judgment in the play. Gender gaps in trifles the nineteenth century experienced the comeback of a strong female writer susan glaspell like other female writers of her time, glaspell struggled and was reluctant about writing on gender inequality, which was a problem especially for women of the nineteenth century (crocker.
Gender differences in trifles susan glaspell's play, trifles, attempts to define one of the main behavioral differences between man and woman. Inequality in trifles the play “trifles” by susan glaspell takes place in a bleak, untidy kitchen of a farmhouse farmer john wright has been murdered and his wife, minnie wright, is taken into custody as a suspect to his murder.
- “trifles” by susan glaspell is a play that is largely based on stereotypes the most prevalent one is the inferiority of women over men, though the play also explores the differences between genders in general. Women in trying to end domestic violence and the injustices use trifles, in the movement of women as good example of the effect of bonding in the trifles, there are female detectives they are both gone through similar experiences while living in midwest.
Throughout the trifles play, susan glaspell clearly demonstrates the sexual inequality that women in her generation were being exposed to gender roles and inequality have played a role in our history, and will continue to do so in our future take a stand and let your voice be heard stop inequality for all works cited: glaspell, susan trifles. This institutionalized male superiority is so pervasive that the men feel comfortable in disparaging mrs peters and mrs hale's interest in trifles, with the clear implication that the women are too flighty and small-minded to worry about important issues such as the investigation at hand.
Inequality: causes and consequences marcus robinson florida a& m university inequality is the lack of equality, opportunity, treatment, or status inequality has been going on since world war ii and began to rise in the mid 1970s.