Learn about the book “The Awakening” by Kate Chopin and her influence as a southern female writer. These sites paint a picture of the climate in which Kate Chopin wrote and what made her writing both inspiring and controversial.
This 23-page PDF teacher's guide for "The Awakening" by Kate Chopin includes a list of characters, a synopsis of the novel, prereading activities, during reading activities, after reading activities, and information about the author.
Learn about Kate Chopin and her impact in the 19th century and lasting presence through today. This site contains a transcript and clip from the original PBS documentary. NOTE: The video clip requires RealPlayer.