Primary Sources

Dramatic Work

Primary Sources history courtesy of Mary E. Papke
Archival and Manuscript Sources courtesy of Barbara Ozieblo

For the most recent anthology of all of Susan Glaspell’s dramatic works, see Susan Glaspell: The Complete Plays. Eds. Linda Ben-Zvi and J. Ellen Gainor. Macfarland, 2010.

Alison’s House: A Play in Three Acts. New York: Samuel French, 1930. Also in: Six Plays. (Works by Marc Connelly, Elmer Rice, and others.) London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1930. 579-672; The Pulitzer Prize Plays. Ed. K.H.C. Cordell and W.H. Cordell. New York: Random House, 1935.

Bernice: A Play in Three Acts. Theatre Arts Magazine 3 (1919): 264-300. Also in: Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920; Contemporary American Dramatists, Vol. III. No. 3 in a volume issued by the publisher with the lettering Three Plays by Susan Glaspell. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1924.

“Chains of Dew.” Unpublished typescript. Copies deposited in Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., and the Susan Glaspell Collection in the Library at St. Ambrose College, Davenport, IA.

Close the Book. The People and Close the Book: Two One-Act Plays. New York: Frank Shay, 1918. Also in: Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920.

The Comic Artist: A Play in Three Acts (with Norman Matson). New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1927. Also in: Contemporary American Dramatists, Vol. VI. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1927.

Inheritors: A Play in Three Acts. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1921. Also in: Contemporary American Dramatists, Vol. II. No. 2 in a volume issued by publisher with the lettering Three Plays by Susan Glaspell. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1924; New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, Inc., ca. 1928; Plays by Susan Glaspell. Ed. C.W.E. Bigsby. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

O Teatro de Susan Glaspell: cinco peas. Ed. and Trans. Lucia Sander. Brazil: U.S. Embassy in Brazil, 2002. Contains five plays by Susan Glaspell translated into Portuguese.

The Outside: A Play in One Act. In Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920. Also in: Sea Plays. Ed. Colin Campbell Clement. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, Inc., 1925; A Century of Plays by American Women. Ed. Rachel France. New York: Richards Rosen Press, Inc., 1979; Plays by Susan Glaspell. Ed. C.W.E. Bigsby. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987; Shorewords: A Collection of American Women’s Coastal Writings. Ed. Susan A.C. Rosen. University of Virginia Press, 2003.

The People. The People and Close the Book: Two One-Act Plays. New York: Frank Shay, 1918. Also in: Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920.

Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920. (Contains Trifles, The People, Close the Book, The Outside, Woman’s Honor, Bernice, Suppressed Desires, and Tickless Time, the last two written in collaboration with George Cram Cook.) Also New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, Inc., 1920.

Plays by Susan Glaspell. Ed. C.W.E. Bigsby. Additional textual notes by Christine Dymkowski. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987. (Contains Trifles, The Outside, The Verge, Inheritors.)

“Springs Eternal.” Unpublished typescript. Copy deposited in Henry and Albert Berg Collection, New York Public Library.

Suppressed Desires: A Comedy in Two Scenes (with George Cram Cook). New York: Frank Shay, 1916. (The cover reads as follows: The Provincetown Plays II: Suppressed Desires–A Freudian Comedy in One Act, by George Cram Cook and Susan Glaspell.) Also in: Metropolitan 45 (January 1917): 19-20, 57-58; Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920; Representative One-Act Plays by American Authors. Ed. Margaret Gardner Mayorga. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1920; The Provincetown Plays. Eds. George Cram Cook and Frank Shay. Cincinnati: Stewart Kidd Company, 1921; New York and London: Samuel French, Inc., [1932]; Trifles and Six Other Short Plays. London: Ernest Benn, Ltd., 1926. 103-26; Boston: Walter H. Baker Company, 1924; Ten Short Plays. Ed. M. Jerry Weiss. New York: Dell Publishing Co., 1976; The Longman Anthology of American Drama. Ed. Lee A. Jacobus. New York: Longman, 1982; 1915, The Cultural Moment: The New Politics, the New Woman, the New Psychology, the New Art, and the New Theatre in America. Eds. Adele Heller and Lois Rudnick. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1991.

Three Plays by Susan Glaspell. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1924. (Contemporary American Dramatists, Vols. I-III containing The Verge, Inheritors, and Bernice.)

Tickless Time: A Comedy in One Act (with George Cram Cook). In: Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1920; Also in: Contemporary One-Act Plays of 1921 (American). Ed. Frank Shay. Cincinnati: Stewart Kidd Company, 1922; Reissued later in 1922 as Twenty Contemporary One-Act Plays (American) by same press; Baker’s Royalty Plays. Boston: Walter H. Baker Co., 1925. 275-315; Trifles and Six Other Short Plays. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1926; Ten Modern Plays. Ed. J. Hampden. London: T. Nelson & Sons, Ltd. 1928; One-Act Plays for Junior High School. Ed. Catherine Bullard. New York: H. Holt & Co., 1937.

Trifles. New York: Frank Shay, The Washington Square Players, 1916. Also in: Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920; Boston: Walter H. Baker Company, 1924; Trifles and Six Other Plays. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1926 (contains Trifles, The People, Close the Book, The Outside, Woman’s Honor, Suppressed Desires, and Tickless Time); Golden Book Magazine 11 (March 1930): 97-102; New York and London: Samuel French, Inc., [1932]; Plays by Susan Glaspell. Ed. C. W. E. Bigsby. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

The Verge: A Play in Three Acts. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1922; New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1922; London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1924.; Also in: Contemporary American Dramatists, Vol. I. No. 1 in a volume issued by the publisher with the lettering Three Plays by Susan Glaspell, London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1924; Plays by Susan Glaspell. Ed. C. W. E. Bigsby. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

Woman’s Honor. In Plays. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920.

A partial listing of anthologies containing Trifles since 1970:

Images of Women in Literature. Ed. Mary Anne Ferguson. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1973; Women in Drama. Ed. Harriet Kriegel. New York: New American Library, 1975; By Women: An Anthology of Literature. Ed. Linda Kirschner and Marcia Felson. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1976; Plays by American Women: The Early Years. Ed. Judith E. Barlow. New York: Avon Books, 1981; revised version entitled Plays by American Women: 1900-1930. Ed. Judith Barlow. New York: Applause Theatre Book Publishers, 1985; An Introduction to Literature: Fiction/Poetry/Drama. Ed. Sylvan Barnet, Morton Berman, and William Burto. Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1985; The Norton Anthology of Literature by Women: The Tradition in English. Ed. Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar. New York: W.W. Norton and Co., 1985; Types of Drama: Plays and Essays. Ed. Sylvan Barnet, Morton Berman, and William Burto. Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1985; Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama. Ed. X. J. Kennedy. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1987; Women in Literature: Life Stages Through Stories, Poems and Plays. Ed. Sandra Eagleton. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1988; Literature: An Introduction to Reading and Writing. Ed. Edgar V. Roberts and Henry E. Jacobs. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1989. (With “A Jury of Her Peers.”); The Bedford Introduction to Literature. Ed. Michael Meyer. Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin’s Press, 1990; The Heath Anthology of American Literature. Volume 2. Ed. Paul Lauter et. al. Lexington, MA: D. C. Heath and Company, 1990; Literature. Ed. James H. Pickering and Jeffrey D. Hoeper. New York: Macmillan Pub., Co., 1990; Literature: The Human Experience. Ed. Richard Abcarian and Marvin Klotz. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1990; Literature: Reading Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and the Essay. Ed. Robert DiYanni. New York: McGraw-Hill Pub. Co., 1990; Literature and Society: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, Nonfiction. Ed. Pamela J. Annas and Robert C. Rosen. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1990; Heritage of American Literature: Civil War to the Present. Volume 2. Ed. James E. Miller, Jr. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1991; An Introduction to Modern One-Act Plays. Ed. Marshall Cassady. Lincolnwood: National Textbook Company, 1991; Literature: Reading, Reacting, Writing. Ed. Laurie G. Kerszner and Stephen R. Mandell. Fort Worth: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1991; The Norton Introduction to Literature. Ed. Carl E. Bain, Jerome Beaty, and J. Paul Hunter. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1991.

Novels

Ambrose Holt and Family. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1931; London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1931; Hamburg, Paris, Bologna: The Albatross, 1932; New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1933.

Brook Evans. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1928; Also London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1928; Leipzig and Vienna: TAL, 1929. (Translated by Georg Schwartz as Narzissa.); New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1930; New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1930. (Photoplay edition for The Right to Love, a film based on Brook Evans); London: The Readers Library Publishing Company, [1932]. (Published under the title The Right to Love. Brook Evans.); Jassy, Romania: Albina Romaneasca, 1936. (Translated by Elena Fotescu as Dreptul La Iubire [The Right to Love].); London: Persephone Books, Ltd., 2001 (in print).

Fidelity. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1915; Also London: Jarrolds, Publishers, Ltd., 1924; Wiesbaden: Limes-Verlag, 1947. (Translated by Rudolf Nutt and Hans Beppo Wagenseil as Treue.); London: Persephone Books, Ltd., 1999 (in print).

Fugitive’s Return. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1929; Also London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1929; New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1931.

The Glory of the Conquered: The Story of a Great Love. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1900; Also London: Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, 1909; Philadelphia: Library Company of Philadelphia, 1910; New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1912; London: Jarrolds, Publishers, Ltd., 1925.

Judd Rankin’s Daughter. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1945; Also London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1946. (Published under the title Prodigal Giver.); New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Inc., 1947. (Books of Distinction.)

The Morning Is Near Us: A Novel. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1940; Also London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1940; New York: Literary Guild of America, Inc., 1940; Rio de Janeiro: Olympio, 1943. (Translated by Maluh de Ouro Prdto as A Madrugada Se Aproxima.) (Col. Os Grandes Romances para a Mulher, 9.)

Norma Ashe. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1942; Also London: Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1943.

The Visioning: A Novel. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1911; Also London: John Murray, 1912; New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1913.

Short Stories

“According to His Lights.” American 72 (June 1911): 153-62; reprinted in Lifted Masks as “‘One of Those Impossible Americans.'” New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 1-25; New York: Winthrop Press, c. 1914; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 1-25.

“Agnes at Cape’s End.” American 80 (September 1915): 6-7, 67-72.

“The Anarchist: His Dog.” American 74 (June 1912): 145-54; reprinted in Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 215-239; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 215-239.

“At the Source.” Ladies’ Home Companion 39 (May 1912): 5-6.

“At the Turn of the Road (A Christmas Story).” The Speaker 2.8 (1906): 359-61.

“At Twilight.” In Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 240-57; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works, Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 240-257.

“The Awakening of the Lieutenant-Governor: A Present-Day Story of American Politics.” Munsey’s 31 (August 1904): 660-65; reprinted in Lifted Masks as “The Preposterous Motive.” New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 173-89; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 173-189.

“‘Beloved Husband.'” Harper’s 136 (April 1918): 675-79; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 135-142.

“A Boarder of Art: How She Changed One Man’s Appetite.” Ladies’ Home Journal 29 (October 1912): 10-11, 92-93.

“The Boycott on Caroline.” Youth’s Companion 80 (22 March 1906): 137-8.

“The Busy Duck.” Harper’s 137 (November 1918): 828-36; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 143-160.

Cherished and Shared of Old. Illustrated by Alice Harvey. New York: Julian Messner, Inc.,1940; Fireside Book of Yuletide Tales. Ed. E. C. Wagenknecht. Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill, 1948.

“Coming Years.” Unpublished typescript, Henry and Albert Berg Collection, New York Public Library.

“Contrary to Precedent.” Booklovers 3 (January-June 1904): 234-56.

“The Escape.” Harper’s 140 (December 1919): 29-38.

“Everything You Want to Plant.” Every Week 5 (13 August 1917): 5-7, 20-1.

“Faint Trails.” Unpublished typescript, Henry and Albert Berg Collection, New York Public Library. Fictional adaptation of Bernice.

“The Faithless Shepherd.” Cornhill 60 (January 1926): 51-71.

“‘Finality’ in Freeport.” Pictorial Review 17 (July 1916): 14-15, 32.

“First Aid Teacher.” Unpublished typescript, Henry and Albert Berg Collection, New York Public Library.

“For Love of the Hills.” Black Cat 11 (October 1905): 1-11; reprinted in Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 41-56; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 41-56.

“For Tomorrow: The Story of an Easter Sermon.” Booklovers 5 (March 1905): 559-70.

“Freckles MGrath.” Munsey’s 31 (July 1904): 481+; reprinted in Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 57-70; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 57-70.

“From A to Z.” American 65 (October 1909): 543+; reprinted in Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 71-100; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 71-100.

“The Girl from Down-Town.” Youth’s Companion 77 (2 April 1903): 160-1.

“Good Luck.” Good Housekeeping 67 (September 1918): 44-6, 122-26.

“‘Government Goat.'” Pictorial Review April 1919: n.p.; reprinted in Best Short Stories of 1919. Ed. E. J. O’Brien.Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1920. 147-66; Social Insight Through Short Stories. Ed. J. Strode. New York: Harper, 1946; Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 171-190.

“The Hearing Ear.” Harper’s 134 (December 1916): 234-41.

Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. Includes the stories “Looking After Clara,” “The Manager of Crystal Sulphur Springs,” “Unveiling Brenda,” “A Jury of Her Peers,” “A Matter of Gesture,” “Poor Ed,” “Beloved Husband,” “The Busy Duck,” “Pollen,” “Government Goat,” “The Nervous Pig,” “A Rose in the Sand.”

“Her Heritage of Ideals.” Canadian 48.1 (November 1916): 63-8.

“His America.” In Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 190-214; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 190-214.

“His Smile.” Pictorial Review 22 (January 1921): 15-16, 91; reprinted in Best Short Stories of 1921. Ed. E.J.H. O’Brien. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1922.

“How the Prince Saw America.” American 62 (July 1906): 274+; reprinted in Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 120-35; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 120-135.

“In the Face of His Constituents.” Harper’s 107 (October 1903): 757-62; reprinted in Lifted Masks as “The Plea.” New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 26-40; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 26-40.

“The Intrusion of the Personal.” Frank Leslie’s Monthly 57 April 1904: 629-32.

“A Jury of Her Peers.” Associated Sunday Magazine (March 4, 1917): 4-13; Every Week 5 (5 March 1917) pages unknown; reprinted in Best Short Stories of 1917. Ed. Edward J. O’Brien. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1918. 256-82; London: Ernest Benn, Ltd., 1927. (Benn’s Yellow Books.); Recent Short Stories. Eds. M. Pendleton and D. S. Wilkins. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1928; Modern American Short Stories. Ed. E.J.H. O’Brien; New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1932; Golden Book Magazine 16 (December 1932): 506-20; Short Stories by Present-Day Authors. Ed. R. W. Pence. New York: Macmillan, 1934; The Bedside Book of Famous American Short Stories. Ed. J. A. Burrell and Bennett Cerf. New York: Random House, 1936; Murder Without Tears. Ed. W.J. Cuppy. New York: Sheridan House, 1946; Social Insight Through Short Stories. Ed. J. Strode. New York: Harper, 1946; Book of Short Stories. Ed. C. A. Pugh. New York: Macmillan Co., 1947; To the Queen’s Taste. Ed. Ellery Queen. London: Faber & Faber, 1949; U.S. Stories: Regional Stories from the Forty-Eight States. Eds. Martha Foley and Abraham Rothberg. New York: Farrar, 1949; An Anthology of Famous American Stories. Eds. Angus Burrell and Bennett Cerf. New York: Modern Library, 1953; Contemporary Short Stories. Vol. 3. Ed. M. Baudin. New York: Liberal Arts Press, 1953; Saigon: Tho’i-Dai, 1959. (Translated by Anh Thu, Kim Dinh, et al., as “Ai LA Thu-pham.” In an anthology containing works by Washington Irving, Louis Bromfield, Frank R. Stockton, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, Susan Glaspell, and Bret Harte.); American Voices, American Women. Eds. Lee R. Edwards and Arlyn Diamond. New York: Avon, 1973; Literature: An Introduction to Reading and Writing. Eds. Edgar V. Roberts and Henry E. Jacobs. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1989; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 279-306; Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 81-102.

“The Last Sixty Minutes.” In Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 136-48; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 136-148.

Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1912. Contains the following stories: “One of Those Impossible Americans” (originally published as “According to His Lights”), “The Plea” (first published as “In the Face of His Constituents”), “For Love of the Hills,” “Freckles M’Grath,” “From A to Z,” “The Man of Flesh and Blood,” “How the Prince Saw America,” “The Last Sixty Minutes,” “‘Out There,'” “The Preposterous Motive” (first published as “The Awakening of the Lieutenant Governor”), “His America,” “The Anarchist: His Dog,” and “At Twilight.” Reprinted as Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. Includes, in addition to the stories contained in the 1912 edition, Trifles, “A Jury of Her Peers,” and “Finality in Freeport.”

“Linda.” Unpublished typescript, Henry and Albert Berg Collection, New York Public Library.

“Looking After Clara: What Happened to Mr. Stephen Blatchford When He Decided to Marry.” Ladies’ Home Journal 31 (August 1914): 9, 35-7. A contest selection arranged by Lilian Holmes Strack. Boston: Walter H. Baker Company, 1926; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 21-38.

“The Man of Flesh and Blood.” Harper’s 108 (May 1904): 957; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 101-119.

“The Manager of Crystal Sulphur Springs.” Harper’s 131 (June 1915): 176-184; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 39-54.

“A Matter of Gesture.” McClure’s 49 (August 1917): 36-8, 65-7; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 103-120.

“Miss Jessie’s Trip Abroad.” Woman’s Home Companion 48 (November 1916): 9-10, 79.

“The Nervous Pig.” Harper’s 140 (February 1920): 309-20; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 191-206.

“Old College Friends.” Unpublished story read 14 June 1899 at pre-commencement ceremonies, Drake University, Iowa.

“On the Second Down.” Authors Magazine 3.1 (November 1902): 2-11.

“‘Out There.'” In Lifted Masks. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1912. 149-72; reprinted in Lifted Masks and Other Works. Ed. Eric S. Rabkin. Ann Arbor, MI: U of Michigan P, 1993. 149-172.

“The Philosophy of War.” The Delphic 15 (October 1898): 24.

“Pollen.” Harper’s 138 (February 1919): 446-51. Also in Golden Book Magazine 20 (September 1934): 275-82; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 161-170.

“Poor Ed.” Liberator 1 (March 1918): 24-9; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 121-134.

“The Rekindling.” Designer (October 1910): 325+.

“The Resurrection and the Life.” Smart Set (September 1913): 65-8.

“The Return of Rhoda.” Youth’s Companion 79 (26 January 1905): 40.

“A Rose in the Sand.” Pall Mall Magazine 1 (May 1927): 45-51; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 207-220.

“The Rules of the Institution.” Harper’s 128 (December 1913): 198-208.

“Tom and Towser.” Davenport Weekly Outlook 26 December 1896: 8.

“The Tragedy of a Mind.” The Delphic 14 (February 1898): 98-102.

“Unveiling Brenda.” Harper’s 133 (June 1916): 14-26; reprinted in Her America: “A Jury of Her Peers and Other Stories by Susan Glaspell.” Eds. Patricia L. Bryan and Martha C. Carpentier. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2010. 55-80.

“Whom Mince Pie Hath Joined Together: The Story of a Starving Girl and a Thanksgiving Dinner in Paris.” Ladies’ Home Journal 30 (November 1913): 10, 71-3. A contest selection arranged by Lilian Holmes Strack. Boston: Walter H. Baker Company, 1926.

Essays and Nonfiction

“Bismarck and European Politics.” The Delphic 15 (March 1899): 149. (An oration awarded first prize in the Drake oratorical contest.)

“Dwellers on Parnassos.” New Republic 33 (17 January 1923): 198-200.

“George Cram Cook: Founder of The Provincetown Players.” 11 October 1924 Provincetown playbill for The Saint.

The Hossack Case reports. Des Moines Daily News 3 December 1900-13 April 1901.

“In Memoriam.” The Delphic 15 (February 1899): 126-29.

“Joe.” The Masses 8 (January 1916): 9.

“John Noble.” New York Herald Tribune Magazine 13 May 1934: 7.

“Last Days in Greece.” In Greek Coins: Poems by George Cram Cook. Ed. Susan Glaspell. New York: George H. Doran Company, 1925. 31-49.

“The News Girl” Columns. Des Moines Daily News 4 April 1900: 4, cols. 5-6; 19 May 1900: 4 cols. 6-7; 1 June 1900: 5, cols. 6-7; 2 June 1900: 4, col. 5; 16 June 1900: 4, cols. 6-7; 30 June 1900; 3 July 1900.

“The Provincetown Players.” In The Provincetown Guide Book. Provincetown, Massachusetts: The Art Association, 1928. 12-14.

“The Right of Choice Is Freedom: To Chirp or Not to Chirp, That is the Question for Crickets.” Chicago Sun 2 December 1945: page numbers unknown.

The Road to the Temple. London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1926; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1927; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1941. (Without illustrations, republished with a new foreword); The Road to the Temple: A Biography of George Cram Cook. Ed. with new introduction and bibliography by Linda Ben-Zvi. Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., 2005.

“Social Life” columns. Davenport Weekly Outlook July 1896-July 1897.

“Susan Glaspell Says We Need Books Today As Never Before.” Chicago Sunday Tribune 6 December 1942: sec. 4, p. 11.

Non-print Sources: Film, Filmstrips, Audiotapes

Beginnings. Produced and distributed by Rutgers University Press, 109 Church St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901. Available on videotape format separately or as part of a book/videotape package. 1992.

A Jury of Her Peers. Directed by Sally Heckel. Produced and distributed by Texture Films, Inc., Division of Public Media Inc., P. 0. Box 1337, Skokie, IL 60076; 5547 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640. Available in 16 mm. film and in 3/4 or 1/2 inch video. Length: 30 minutes. Color. 1981. Reissued in 2006 by Women Make Movies, a non-profit feminist media arts distributor of films and videos by and about women. For more info: http://www.wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c656.shtml

The Right to Love. Directed by Richard Wallace. Produced and distributed by Paramount. Cinematography by Charles Lang. Starring Ruth Chatterton, Paul Lukas, David Manners, George Baxter, Irving Pichel, Veda Buckland, and Oscar Apfel. Screenplay by Zoe Akins. Feature film. Length: 79 minutes. Black and white. 1931. Based on the novel Brook Evans.

A Question of Justice. In the series entitled American Woman In Fact and Fiction Series. Produced and distributed by University of California Ext. Media Center, 2176 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704. One 7/8 IPS audio tape cassette, monaural. Length: 30 minutes. 1958. A dramatic adaptation of the short story “A Jury of Her Peers.”

Trifles. Produced by Martha Moran. Distributed by Phoenix/BFA Films and Video, Inc., 470 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10016. Available in 16 mm. film and in 3/4 or 1/2 inch video. Length: 21 minutes. Color. Aimed at the junior college and adult level. 1979. Based on the short story “A Jury of Her Peers” and the play Trifles.

Trifles. Produced and distributed by Centre Productions, 1800 30th Street, Suite 207, Boulder, CO 80301. Media type is listed as MV1B. Length: 22 minutes. Color. Aimed at the high school level. No release date listed. Based on the play Trifles.

You Decide–Making Moral Decisions; Part 3–“Conscience vs. the Law.” Produced by Sunburst communications, 39 Washington Avenue, Pleasantville, NY 10570. Filmstrip with record, cassette, and script. Length: 82 frames. Color. Aimed at the junior-high level. “A Jury of Her Peers” is used to illustrate Lawrence Kohlberg’s theory of moral development.

Archival Resources and Manuscript Collections

Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan: Mary Heaton Vorse, Playhouse History I and Mary Heaton Vorse, Playhouse History II

Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut: Barrett Clark Papers, Arthur Ficke Papers, Hutchins Hapgood and Neith Boyce Papers, Edna Kenton, The Provincetown Players and the Playwrights Theatre, 1915-1922, Lawrence Langner Papers, Eugene ONeill Collection, Carl Van Vechten Papers, Edmund Wilson Papers

Berg (Henry W. and Albert A.) Collection of English and American Literature, New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations, New York, NY: George Cram Cook Papers, Susan Glaspell Papers, May Sarton Papers

Billy Rose Theatre Collection, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York, NY: George Cram Cook File, Susan Glaspell File, Edward Goodman Papers, Provincetown Players File

Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Virginia: Papers of Susan Glaspell, Papers of Eugene ONeill

Copyright Drama Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington DC: Federal Theatre Project Collection

Davenport Public Library, Davenport, Iowa: Susan Glaspell File

Department of Special Collections, University of California Library, Davis, California: Robert Karoly Sarlos Papers

Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Michigan Library, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Department of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, CA

Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa: Susan Glaspell File, Records Office

Fales Collection, Elmer Bobst Library, New York University, New York, NY: Edna Kenton Papers

Harvard Theatre Collection, Nathan Marsh Pusey Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Agnes Boulton Papers, Susan Glaspell Papers, Edna Kenton Papers, Eugene O’Neill Papers, Provincetown Players Scrapbooks

Houghton Library, Harvard University: Martha Dickinson Bianchi Papers, John Reed Papers

Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington Indiana

Museum of the History of New York: Provincetown Players File

National Archives, Washington DC: Records of the Federal Theatre Project, Records of the W.P.A.

Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois: Floyd Dell Papers, Eunice Tietjens Papers

Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Butler Library, Columbia University, New York, NY: Edna Kenton Papers

Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA: Theodore Dreiser Papers

Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College: Ines Hayes Irwin Papers

Special Collections and Archives, Fenwick Library, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia: Federal Theatre Project Collection

Theatre Museum, London, England: Gollancz Archives

University Libraries, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa: George Cram Cook File, Susan Glaspell File

Vassar College Library, Poughkeepsie, New York: Hallie Flanagan Davis Papers