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The Awakening and Selected Stories (Penguin Classics)

Kate Chopin

The Awakening and Selected Stories (Penguin Classics)

by Kate Chopin

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Audio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 19th century fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Classics,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / General,
  • Audio - Literature / Classics,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    Number of Pages4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9521810M
    ISBN 100140862625
    ISBN 109780140862621
    OCLC/WorldCa34734462

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    Her most famous work, The Awakening, inspired by a real-life New Orleans woman who committed adultery, was published in The book explores the social and psychological consequences of a woman caught in an unhappy marriage in 19th century America, is now considered a classic of the feminist movement and caused such an uproar in the /5(47). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Penguin Vitae Ser.: Penguin Vitae Series 5-Book Box Set: The Awakening and Selected Stories; Before Night Falls; Passing; Sister Outsider; the Yellow Wall-Paper and Selected Writings (, Hardcover / Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Get this from a library! The awakening and selected stories. [Kate Chopin; Sandra M Gilbert] -- When first published in , charges of sordidness and immorality consigned The Awakening into initial obscurity and irreparably damaged its author's literary and social reputation. In her. 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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Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 11 stories: The AwakeningBeyond the BayouMa' /5. The Awakening is the story of wealthy and unhappy Edna Pontellier.

She lives in New Orleans though the story opens when she is vacationing on the Louisiana coast with her husband and their two young sons. Her husband is portrayed as a stuffy bore and the children as always wanting something. At the summer resort she meets a variety of people/5(K).

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In "The Awakening", a woman rejects the drudgery of her life and decides to live selfishly, for once. Kate Chopin captivates her readers with a story of transformation and growth, and writes with clarity and ease.

Perhaps most enjoyable about "The Awakening" and Kate Chopin's short stories is the vivid New Orleans setting/5(7). Book Overview Kate Chopin's groundbreaking depiction of a woman who dares to defy the expectations of society in the pursuit of her desire When The Awakening was first published incharges of sordidness and immorality seemed to consign it into obscurity and irreparably damage its author's reputation.5/5(5).

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Awakening and Selected Stories by Kate Chopin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Kate Chopin. About The Awakening and Selected Stories Kate Chopin’s groundbreaking depiction of a woman who dares to defy the expectations of society in the pursuit of her desire When The Awakening was first published incharges of sordidness and immorality seemed to consign it into obscurity and irreparably damage its author’s reputation.

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. Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Adultery -- Fiction Subject.

When her most famous story, The Awakening, was first published init stunned readers with its frank portrayal of the inner word of Edna Pontellier, and its daring criticisms of the limits of marriage and/5.

A milestone in American fiction, The Awakening is an unforgettably poignant novel of self-discovery that has inspired generations of Edition: Enriched Classic.

The Awakening and Selected Stories is Kate Chopin's groundbreaking depiction of a woman who dares to defy the expectations of society in the pursuit of her desire, edited with an introduction by Sandra M.

Gilbert in Penguin Classics. 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 The Awakening is a novel by Kate Chopin that was first published in Kate Chopin was an American novelist and short-story writer best known for her startling novel, The Awakening.

Born in St. Louis, she moved to New Orleans after marrying Oscar Chopin in Less than a decade later Oscar's cotton business fell on hard times and they moved to his family's plantation in the Natchitoches Parish of /5(17). The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University.

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Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics:Brand: Barnes & Noble. The Awakening, and Selected Short Stories– This collection of Kate Chopin’s works includes her novel The Awakening and eight of her most well-known short stories.

The Awakening was condemned by most critics when it was first published in but now is celebrated for its early feminist : Kate Chopin. From her many stories, she culled two well-reviewed collections: Bayou Folk in and A Night in Acadie in The Awakening, now her best-known work, appeared in Claire Vaye Watkins  is the author of Battleborn and Gold Fame Citrus.

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Description Book 1 (Illuminae Files 1).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.

The Awakening and Selected Stories is Kate Chopin's groundbreaking depiction of a woman who dares to defy the expectations of society in the pursuit of her desire, edited with an introduction by Sandra M.

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