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The story of a wife and mother who struggles against the strictures of her society. Kate chopin's riveting, daring story of one woman's search for personal freedom was so far ahead of its time that its publication in 1899 aroused a storm. A forgotten novel: kate chopin's the awakening critical essays on american literature (ceal) ed petry, alice hall new york: hall, 1996. Widowed in december 1882, kate chopin found herself the sole caretaker of six soul, which would become her last and most famous novel, the awakening,. Get an answer for 'in kate chopin's novel the awakening, what characters could be considered antagonists, and why' and find homework help for other the.
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