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Title Kate Chopin reconsidered : beyond the Bayou / edited by Lynda S. Boren and Sara deSaussure Davis.

Imprint Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.4 C455Dk    ---  Available
Description x, 248 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Southern literary studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-238) and index.
Contents Kate Chopin thinks back through her mothers : three stories by Kate Chopin / Emily Toth -- French Creole portraits : the Chopin family from Natchitoches Parish / Jean Bardot -- "What are the prospects for the book?" : rewriting a woman's life / Heather Kirk Thomas -- The awakening of female artistry / Deborah E. Barker -- The awakening : a recognition of confinement / Dorothy H. Jacobs -- The quintessence of Chopinism / Martha Fodaski Black -- The economics of the body in Kate Chopin's The awakening / John Carlos Rowe -- The awakening : the economics of tension / Doris Davis -- Kate Chopin and the dream of female selfhood / Barbara C. Ewell --
Finding the self at home : Chopin's The awakening and Cather's The professor's house / Katherine Joslin -- Taming the sirens : self-possession and the strategies of art in Kate Chopin's The awakening / Lynda S. Boren -- Chopin's movement toward universal myth / Sara Desaussure Davis -- Kate Chopin's "Charlie" / Anne M. Blythe -- Insistent refrains and self-discovery : accompanied awakenings in three stories by Kate Chopin / Nancy S. Ellis.
Subject Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Feminism and literature -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Women and literature -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Boren, Lynda S. (Lynda Sue), 1941-
Davis, Sara deSaussure, 1943.
ISBN 0807117218 (alk. paper)

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