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Kate Chopin's The awakening : a sourcebook / edited by Janet Beer and Elizabeth Nolan.

Contributor(s): Nolan, Elizabeth, 1966- | Beer, Janet, 1956-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Routledge literary sourcebooks: Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2004Description: xviii, 163 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 041523820X; 9780415238205; 0415238218 (pbk.); 9780415238212 (pbk.).Subject(s): Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904. Awakening -- Sources | New Orleans (La.) -- In literature -- Sources | Sex role in literature -- Sources | Women in literature -- SourcesDDC classification: 813/.4 LOC classification: PS1294.C63 | A64353 2004Other classification: 18.06 | HT 4655
Contents:
Contemporary documents -- 'The Louisiana Creoles' (1873) / Albert Rhodes -- 'The modern novel' (1894) / Amelia E. Barr -- 'Good and bad mothers' (1893) / Amelia E. Barr -- 'The new heroines of fiction' (1898) -- 'French novels for public libraries' (1896) -- Martine's hand-book of etiquette (1866) / Arthur Martine -- 'A social problem' (1896) -- 'What girls are doing' (1897) -- 'Kissing', Godey's lady's book, (1876) -- 'Smoking in the street cars' (1899) -- 'Bathing and bathing costumes' (1895) -- 'The art of living : the summer problem' (1895) / Robert Grant -- 'Suicide' (1876) / Albert Rhodes -- 'The legal status of women' (1897) / Jessie J. Cassidy -- 'How the women of New Orleans discovered their wish to vote (1900) / Evelyn W. Ordway -- Women and economics (1898) / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- Extracts from Kate Chopin's commonplace book (1867-1870) -- Critical history -- C. L. Deyo, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1899) -- Providence Sunday Journal (1899) -- Chicago Times-Herald (1899) -- The Outlook (1899) -- St Louis Daily Globe-Democrat (1899) -- Willa Cather, Pittsburgh Leader (1899) -- Modern Criticism -- 'The awakening in the context of the experience, culture and values of Southern women' (1988) / Elizabeth Fox-Genovese -- 'The historical and cultural setting' (1988) / Nancy Walker -- Kate Chopin : a life of the author of The awakening, chapter one (1990) / Emily Toth -- 'The teeth of desire : The awakening and The descent of man' (1991) / Bert Bender -- 'Alien hands : Kate Chopin and the colonization of race' (1994) / Michelle A. Birnbaum -- 'Un-utterable longing : the discourse of feminine sexuality in The awakening' (1996) / Cynthia Griffin Wolff -- 'Walking through New Orleans : Kate Chopin and the female flaneur' (1997) / Helen Taylor -- 'A note on Kate Chopin's The awakening as naturalistic fiction' (2001) / Donald Pizer -- 'The metaphorical lesbian : Edna Pontellier in The awakening' (1996) / Elisabeth Le Blanc -- 'Chopin's parrot' (1994) / Stephen Heath -- 'Maternal discourse and the romance of self-possession in Kate Chopin's The awakening' (1990) / Ivy Schweitzer -- 'Walking the streets : women out alone in Kate Chopin's New Orleans (2004) / Janet Beer.
Review: "Part of the Routeldge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading to those beginning detailed study of the The Awakening and seeking not only a guide to the novel, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds Chopin's text."--BOOK JACKET.
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PS1294 .C63 1970 V.2 2 The complete works of Kate Chopin. PS1294.C63 A6 1998 Kate Chopin's private papers / PS1294.C63 A6433 1988 Approaches to teaching Chopin's The awakening / PS1294 .C63 A64333 2004 Kate Chopin's The awakening : PS1294.C63 .B76 1991 Emerging voices of the public and private self in Kate Chopin's novel and stories / PS1294.C63 C75 1996 Critical essays on Kate Chopin / PS1294.C63 K385 1992 Kate Chopin reconsidered :

Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-159) and index.

Contemporary documents -- 'The Louisiana Creoles' (1873) / Albert Rhodes -- 'The modern novel' (1894) / Amelia E. Barr -- 'Good and bad mothers' (1893) / Amelia E. Barr -- 'The new heroines of fiction' (1898) -- 'French novels for public libraries' (1896) -- Martine's hand-book of etiquette (1866) / Arthur Martine -- 'A social problem' (1896) -- 'What girls are doing' (1897) -- 'Kissing', Godey's lady's book, (1876) -- 'Smoking in the street cars' (1899) -- 'Bathing and bathing costumes' (1895) -- 'The art of living : the summer problem' (1895) / Robert Grant -- 'Suicide' (1876) / Albert Rhodes -- 'The legal status of women' (1897) / Jessie J. Cassidy -- 'How the women of New Orleans discovered their wish to vote (1900) / Evelyn W. Ordway -- Women and economics (1898) / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- Extracts from Kate Chopin's commonplace book (1867-1870) -- Critical history -- C. L. Deyo, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1899) -- Providence Sunday Journal (1899) -- Chicago Times-Herald (1899) -- The Outlook (1899) -- St Louis Daily Globe-Democrat (1899) -- Willa Cather, Pittsburgh Leader (1899) -- Modern Criticism -- 'The awakening in the context of the experience, culture and values of Southern women' (1988) / Elizabeth Fox-Genovese -- 'The historical and cultural setting' (1988) / Nancy Walker -- Kate Chopin : a life of the author of The awakening, chapter one (1990) / Emily Toth -- 'The teeth of desire : The awakening and The descent of man' (1991) / Bert Bender -- 'Alien hands : Kate Chopin and the colonization of race' (1994) / Michelle A. Birnbaum -- 'Un-utterable longing : the discourse of feminine sexuality in The awakening' (1996) / Cynthia Griffin Wolff -- 'Walking through New Orleans : Kate Chopin and the female flaneur' (1997) / Helen Taylor -- 'A note on Kate Chopin's The awakening as naturalistic fiction' (2001) / Donald Pizer -- 'The metaphorical lesbian : Edna Pontellier in The awakening' (1996) / Elisabeth Le Blanc -- 'Chopin's parrot' (1994) / Stephen Heath -- 'Maternal discourse and the romance of self-possession in Kate Chopin's The awakening' (1990) / Ivy Schweitzer -- 'Walking the streets : women out alone in Kate Chopin's New Orleans (2004) / Janet Beer.

"Part of the Routeldge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading to those beginning detailed study of the The Awakening and seeking not only a guide to the novel, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds Chopin's text."--BOOK JACKET.

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Janet Beer is Professor of English, and Dean and Pro-Vice-Chancellor, at Manchester Metropolitan University. Elizabeth Nolan is Associate Lecturer in the Department of English at Manchester Metropolitan University.

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