"A Language Which Nobody Understood": Emancipatory Strategies in The Awakening

Yaeger, Patricia S.
March 1987
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring1987, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p197
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Presents a contextual analysis of the book "The Awakening," by Kate Chopin. Characteristics of the Edna Pontellier character; Inadequacies of the book "Adultery in the Novel," by Tony Tanner; Focus of Chopin's novel.


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