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What is the climax of a jury of her peers?

The climax of Susan Glaspell's "A Jury of Her Peers," the moment of highest emotional intensity, occurs when Mrs. Peters and Mrs. Hale decide to hide the damning evidence of the dead bird.

Likewise, people ask, what is the point of view of a jury of her peers?

Susan Glaspell uses the third person limited omniscient point of view in "A Jury of Her Peers." This means that an outside narrator tells the story but only allows the reader inside the head of one of the characters.

When was a jury of her peers?

Most critics agree that Susan Glaspell's “A Jury of Her Peers” is, by far, her best short story. First published in Everyweek on March 5, 1917, the work is a faithful adaptation of her play Trifles, produced the year before by the Provincetown Players.

Where does the story a jury of her peers take place?

The story takes place in the early 1900s, probably between 1920 and 1930. The setting is a place called Dickson County, though no state is specified.
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