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The Awakening, originally titled A Solitary Soul, is a novel by Kate Chopin, first published in 1899. Set in New Orleans and the Southern Louisiana coast at the end of the nineteenth century, the plot centers on Edna Pontellier and her struggle to reconcile her increasingly unorthodox views on femininity and motherhood with the prevailing social attitudes of the turn-of-the-century American South. It is one of the earliest American novels that focuses on women's issues without condescension. It is also widely seen as a landmark work of early feminism, generating mixed reaction from contemporary readers and criticism. The novel's blend of realistic narrative, incisive social commentary, and psychological complexity makes The Awakening a precursor of American modernist literature.

GÉNERO
Ficción y literatura
PUBLICADO
2018
junio 28
LENGUAJE
EN
Inglés
EXTENSIÓN
365
Páginas
EDITORIAL
GENERAL PRESS
VENDEDOR
Ingram DV LLC
TAMAÑO
775.2
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