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Kate Chopin"s The awakening

Kate Chopin

Kate Chopin"s The awakening

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Published by Bloom"s Literary Criticism in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chopin, Kate, -- 1851-1904,
  • Sex role in literature,
  • Women in literature,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- In literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 79-81) and index.

    Other titlesAwakening
    Statementedited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
    SeriesBloom"s guides
    ContributionsBloom, Harold.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1294.C63 A64345 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p. ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18500154M
    ISBN 100791097919
    ISBN 109780791097915
    LC Control Number2007047408


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The Awakening explores one woman's desire to find and live fully within her true self. Her devotion to that purpose causes friction with her friends and family, and also conflicts with the dominant values of her time. Edna Pontellier's story takes place in s Louisiana, within the upper-class Creole society.

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The Awakening () appears in this collection of short stories. Upon publication of the story Chopin's writing was highly praised, but the public was outraged by the content and only one edition was printed. The Awakening was rediscovered in the s, when Chopin was praised for raising feminist questions/5(49).

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The Awakening, originally titled A Solitary Soul, is a novel Kate Chopin, first published in Set in New Orleans and on the Louisiana Gulf coast at the end of the 19th century, the plot centers on Edna Product Details. About the Author.

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