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By Kate Chopin Mark Twain Jean Toomer | Comments: ( 231 ) | Date: ( Apr 03, 2020 )

In the summer of her 28th year, Edna Pontellier and her children, along with the wives and families of other prospective businessmen, spend the summer in an idyllic coastal community away from their husbands and the sweltering heat of 1890s New Orleans Aware of deep yearnings that are unfulfilled by marriage and motherhood, Edna plunges into an illicit liaison that reawaIn the summer of her 28th year, Edna Pontellier and her children, along with the wives and families of other prospective businessmen, spend the summer in an idyllic coastal community away from their husbands and the sweltering heat of 1890s New Orleans Aware of deep yearnings that are unfulfilled by marriage and motherhood, Edna plunges into an illicit liaison that reawakens her long dormant desires, inflames her heart, and eventually blinds her to all else.


  • Title: The Awakening / Cane / The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
  • Author: Kate Chopin Mark Twain Jean Toomer
  • ISBN: 9780393990096
  • Page: 256
  • Format: Paperback

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Kate Chopin Mark Twain Jean Toomer

Kate Chopin was an American novelist and short story writer best known for her startling 1899 novel, The Awakening Born in St Louis, she moved to New Orleans after marrying Oscar Chopin in 1870 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 northwestern Louisiana Oscar died in 1882 and Kate was suddenly a young widow with six children She turned to writing and published her first poem in 1889 The Awakening, considered Chopin s masterpiece, was subject to harsh criticism at the time for its frank approach to sexual themes It was rediscovered in the 1960s and has since become a standard of American literature, appreciated for its sophistication and artistry Chopin s short stories of Cajun and Creole life are collected in Bayou Folk 1894 and A Night in Acadie 1897 , and include Desiree s Baby, The Story of an Hour and The Storm Some biographers cite 1850 as Chopin s birth year.



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