The Awakening and Selected Stories

The Awakening and Selected Stories

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Introduction by Kaye Gibbons

Edited and with notes by Nina Baym

Commentary by Elizabeth Blackwell, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and from The Picayune’s Creole Cook Book


The Awakening shocked turn-of-the-century readers with its forthright treatment of sex and suicide. Departing from literary convention, Kate Chopin failed to condemn her heroine’s desire for an affair with the son of a Louisiana resort owner whom she meets on vacation.… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin Classic (May 01, 1984)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 326 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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