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November 6th, 2015
Episode 94 of 184 episodes
Murder comes to an Iowa farm town, and two unlikely women solve the case through worrying over trifles. Susan Glaspell, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. Dracula, Volume 2 of 2, by Bram Stoker is now available at www.thebestaudiobooks.com. When you purchase Dracula, Volume 2, you also will get Dracula’s Guest, also by Bram Stoker, and The Vampyre, by John Polidori. Polidori’s The Vampyre heavily influenced Stoker’s seminal work, and the character of Lord Ruthven from The Vampyre is referenced several times in Dumas’ The Count of Monte Cristo. So head on over to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and get Dracula, Volume 2of2 today! Today’s story is by Susan Glaspell, and was originally a one-act play called Trifles. I remember reading it in English class in ninth grade, and I was overjoyed to discover that the author also wrote it out as a short story. And now, A Jury of Her Peers, by Susan Glaspell.