Suggestions for Further Reading
Beer, Janet. Kate Chopin, Edith Wharton and Charlotte Perkins Gilman: Studies in Short Fiction (new edition). New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
Bloom, Harold, ed. Kate Chopin. New York: Chelsea House, 2007.
Culley, Margo, ed. The Awakening. New York: W.W. Norton, 1994.Dyer, Joyce. The Awakening: A Novel of Beginnings. Twayne’s Masterwork Studies 130. New York: Twayne, 1993.
Koloski, Bernard. Kate Chopin: A Study of the Short Fiction. New York: Twayne, 1996.
Martin, Wendy, ed. New Essays on The Awakening . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Seyersted, Per. Kate Chopin: A Critical Biography. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1969.
Toth, Emily. Unveiling Kate Chopin. Jackson: University of Mississippi Press, 1999.
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