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The Awakening and Selected Stories

by Kate Chopin

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Louisiana -- Fiction,
    • Louisiana -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

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      StatementKate Chopin ; edited with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesPenguin Classics
      ContributionsGilbert, Sandra M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1294.C63 A6 2003
      The Physical Object
      FormatPaperback
      Pagination286 p. ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3700114M
      ISBN 100142437328
      ISBN 109780142437322
      LC Control Number2003265744, 84-480
      OCLC/WorldCa492543907, 987355606

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The publication of The Awakening in occasioned shocked and angry response from reviewers all over the country/5(27). Kate Chopin, born Katherine O'Flaherty (February 8, Aug ), was an American author of short stories and novels. She is now considered by some to have been a forerunner of feminist authors of the 20th century/5(6).

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The Awakening. The Awakening is a novel by Kate Chopin that was first published in Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.

See a complete list of the characters in The Awakening and in-depth analyses of Edna Pontellier, Mademoiselle Reisz, Adèle Ratignolle, and Robert Lebrun. About The Awakening and Selected Stories of Kate Chopin “Perhaps it is better to wake up after all, even to suffer, rather than to remain a dupe to illusions all one’s life.” Kate Chopin was enjoying wide popularity as a writer, mainly of short stories, when her second novel, The Awakening, was published to widespread criticism of its immorality.

The Awakening, and Selected Stories Summary Edna Pontellier appears in The Awakening Edna is the main character in The Awakening. In her late twenties and originally from Kentucky, Edna lives in New Orleans with her husband Léonce and two young sons, Raoul and Étienne.

Read The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by author Kate Chopin, FREE, online. (Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available.

The Awakening, now her best-known work, appeared in Claire Vaye Watkins is the author of Battleborn and Gold Fame Citrus. Her stories and essays have appeared in Granta, Tin House, Freeman’s, The Paris Review, Story Quarterly, New American Stories, Best of the West, The New Republic, The New York Times, Pushcart Prize XLIII, The Brand: Publishing.

Inat the age of forty-seven, Sarah Orne Jewett published this classic novel of a female writer looking for seclusion and inspiration in the coastal town of Dunnet Landing, Maine. Not yet famous for his Civil War masterpiece, The Red Badge of Courage.

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The Awakening, and Selected Short Stories Contents The awakening -- Beyond the Bayou -- Maáme Pélagle -- Désirée's baby -- A respectable woman -- The kiss -- A pair of silk stockings -- The locket -- A reflection.

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